Each photograph contained just the most pertinent information: Police department. Booking number. Date of arrest. But magazine editor Eric Etheridge felt a hint of something more embedded in the black-and-white mug shots of the men and women who became known as Mississippi's "Freedom Riders." Read more about his new book, which examines the stories of the Freedom Riders from the 1961 protests and how they feel about that historic event today.
Booking Photo: Courtesy of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History; Current Photo: Eric Etheridge.
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