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Here's film footage of the July 30, 1961, RIDERS (Freedom Ride #47). If you're not a VIMEO member, an account can be set up for free, though it's possible you may be able to watch this video without one.

PICTURED BELOW: Albert Barouh, Winston Fuller, Joseph Gerbac, Michael Grubbs, Alan Kaufman, William Leons, Herbert Mann, Max Pavesic, Philip Posner, Helen Singleton, Robert Singleton, Richard Steward, Lonnie Thurman, Sam Joe Townsend, Tanya Wren. Party for the Illinois Central Train Station, July 30, 1961, New Orleans, LA, to Jackson, MS, Freedom Ride 47.

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