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2016 photo of Civil Rights activist J. Charles Jones in Charlotte, North Carolina. Photo by Diedra Laird/The Charlotte Observer

Remembering Civil Rights activist J. Charles Jones

Dr. Tom Hanchett, Historian-in-Residence of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, takes a look at the achievements, life and legacy of one of North Carolina's most heroic Civil Rights activists, J. Charles Jones.

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