Seth Gaines in Tallahassee, Florida drove an independent taxi in the 1940s & 50s. In response to demands from civil rights activists during the bus boycott, he became the first African American to drive buses for the Tallahassee City Transit on a regular route.

Seth Gaines in Tallahassee, Florida drove an independent taxi in the 1940s & 50s. In response to demands from civil rights activists during the bus boycott, he became the first African American to drive buses for the Tallahassee City Transit on a regular route.

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Posted on Monday, 24 June
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