Henry Schwarzschild was a thirty-five year old religious official at Congregation Solen in Highland Park, Illinois when he was arrested in Jackson, Mississippi for his participation in the Freedom Rides. As part of the Freedom Ride, Schwarzschild took a bus from Montgomery, Alabama to Jackson, Mississippi where he was arrested at the Trailways terminal in Jackson, Mississippi on 21 June 1961.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Kaufmann--Walter Kaufmann papers, 1964-1965; Archives Main Stacks, SC 1210 (Reports)
- SEDFRE--Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party Congressional Challenge, 1964-1965 (Scholarship, Education and Defense Fund for Racial Equality records, 1944-1976; Archives Main Stacks, Mss 546, Box 32 Folder 25) (Legal documents)
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)