John Lewis

SNCC leader John Lewis is arrested in Nashville, Tennessee, in April 1964. The next year, Lewis was arrested again during the march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, on the Edmund Pettus Bridge. Many marchers were beaten and arrested during the event, which came to be known as "Bloody Sunday."

Courtesy of John Lewis

Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries