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Freedom Riders :: Helen Singleton

Helen Singleton, Freedom Rider

Helen Singleton

  • Born November 27, 1932; Philadelphia

  • Arrested July 30, 1961; Train station, Jackson

  • Then Student, Santa Monica City College

  • Since then Arts administrator, now retired

  • Then and Now Marrried to Robert Singleton

  • Photographed August 24, 2005; Los Angeles


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This series is now a book. Buy from Amazon: Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders


Read the story of how the mug shots were saved by Mississippi's secret police, at BreachOfPeace.com







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Freedom Riders :: Robert Singleton

Robert Singleton, Freedom Rider

Robert Singleton

  • Born January 8, 1936, Philadelphia

  • Arrested July 30, 1961, Train station, Jackson

  • Then Graduate student, UCLA

  • Since then Economics professor, Loyola Marymount University

  • Then and now Married to Helen Singleton

  • Photographed August 24, 2005, Los Angeles



bookcover250.jpg

This series is now a book. Order from Amazon: Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders




How the mug shots were saved, at BreachOfPeace.com








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Freedom Riders :: Richard Steward

Richard Steward, Freedom Rider

Richard Steward

  • Born December 12, 1939; New Orleans

  • Arrested July 30, 1961; Train station, Jackson

  • Then Student, Dillard University (New Orleans)

  • Since then Los Angeles public school teacher, now retired

  • Photographed August 25, 2005; Los Angeles

Update February 2008: This series is now a book. Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders will be published in May.

See other portraits in the series | Read more about the project | Pre-order now from Amazon.

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Freedom Riders :: James Lawson

James Lawson, Freedom Rider

James Lawson

  • Born September 22, 1928; Union Town, PA

  • Arrested May 24, 1961; Trailways bus station, Jackson

  • Then Civil rights activist, Nashville

  • Since then Pastor, Holman United Methodist Church, Los Angeles, now retired

  • Photographed November 11, 2005; Los Angeles

Update February 2008: This series is now a book. Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders will be published in May.

See other portraits in the series | Read more about the project | Pre-order now from Amazon.

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Freedom Riders :: Eugene Levine

Eugene Levine, Freedom Rider

Eugene Levine

  • Born December 26, 1926; New York City

  • Arrested June 19, 1961; train station, Jackson

  • Then English instructor, Oklahoma State University

  • Since then Real-estate developer, Boulder, CO

  • Photographed September 10, 2005; Boulder

Update February 2008: This series is now a book. Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders will be published in May.

See other portraits in the series | Read more about the project | Pre-order now from Amazon.

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Freedom Riders :: Stephen Green

Stephen Green, Freedom Rider

Stephen Green

  • Born May 22, 1940; Muncie, IN

  • Arrested June 10, 1961; Greyhound bus station, Jackson

  • Then Senior, Middlebury College

  • Now Vermont state legislator

  • Photographed May 14, 2005; Montpelier, VT

Update February 2008: This series is now a book. Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders will be published in May.

See other portraits in the series | Read more about the project | Pre-order now from Amazon.

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