Travis, James, 1942-
SNCC worker who was arrested on July 11, 1961 for his participation in a sit-in at the Walgreens lunch counter in Jackson, Mississippi. He was shot outside Greenwood, Mississippi on February 28, 1963 while working to register voters with Robert Moses and Randolph T. Blackwell.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive (University of Southern Mississippi Libraries)
- Individuals Active in Civil Disturbances, volume 2 (Alabama Department of Archives and History)
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)