The Girls Leesburg Stockade

The Girls Leesburg Stockade: In 1963, about 20 girls were jailed for 45 days in a one room jail in Leesburg, Ga. for their participation in Civil Rights marches in Americus. They didn’t talk about that experience for 50 years. Now the nine surviving members of The 1963 Leesburg Stockade Girls have been nominated for the Presidential Medal of Freedom. http://gpbnews.org/post/girls-leesburg-stockade

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