Prensky, Catherine Jo, 1943-
Catherine Jo Prensky was working as student at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin when she was arrested for her participation in the Freedom Rides during the summer of 1961. As part of the Freedom Ride, Prensky, along with nine others, took a Greyhound bus from Nashville, Tennessee to Jackson, Mississippi where she was arrested on 29 July 1961.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)