Wyckoff, Elizabeth Porter, 1915-1994
Elizabeth Porter Wyckoff was a forty-five year freelance writer when she was arrested in Jackson, Mississippi for her participation in a Freedom Ride. As part of the Freedom Ride, Wyckoff took a bus from Montgomery, Alabama to Jackson, Mississippi where she was arrested, along with thirteen others, at the Trailways terminal on 2 June 1961.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)