Places

Panther Burn Plantation

The black church inside Panther Burn Plantation served as a meeting place for many civil rights organizers, including the COFO, […]

Parchman, Mississippi State Penitentiary

Parchman is the Mississippi State Penitentiary. During the Freedom Rides in 1961, Freedom Riders were arrested in Jackson for challenging […]

Philadelphia High School

Philadelphia High School was an all-white school until Ajatha Morris Nichols, Carrie Lee Hoskins, and Irma Carter integrated it under […]

Pratt Memorial United Methodist Church

Pratt Memorial was also one of Jackson’s twenty churches where nightly meetings were held to support the boycott of downtown […]