Emmett Till and his mother before his tragic death - The Emmett Till story.

Emmett Till and his mother before his tragic death - The Emmett Till story.

"Emmett Till by David Jackson" Tens of thousands filed past Till’s remains, but it was the publication of the searing funeral image in Jet, with a stoic Mamie gazing at her murdered child’s ravaged body, that forced the world to reckon with the brutality of American racism.

"Emmett Till by David Jackson" Tens of thousands filed past Till’s remains, but it was the publication of the searing funeral image in Jet, with a stoic Mamie gazing at her murdered child’s ravaged body, that forced the world to reckon with the brutality of American racism.

Emmett Till was murder in August 1955. His death was an important event in moving the Civil Rights Movement forward. Till was visiting relatives in Mississippi. He spoke briefly to a white woman as was killed for it.

Emmett Till was murder in August 1955. His death was an important event in moving the Civil Rights Movement forward. Till was visiting relatives in Mississippi. He spoke briefly to a white woman as was killed for it.

Mass Meeting Protesting Emmett Till Lynching and Trial [in Mississippi] 8:00 P.M., Friday, October 21, 1955 at Community A.M.E. Church. . . , [1955]. Flyer. NAACP Records, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress (107.02.00) Courtesy of the NAACP

Mass Meeting Protesting Emmett Till Lynching and Trial [in Mississippi] 8:00 P.M., Friday, October 21, 1955 at Community A.M.E. Church. . . , [1955]. Flyer. NAACP Records, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress (107.02.00) Courtesy of the NAACP

112 Yr Old Mississippi Woman Waits for Word on Emmett Till Murder Trial - Jet Magazine, October 6, 1955

Emmett, Revista De Chorro, Historia Afroamericana, Personas De Raza Negra, La Historia, Hechos De La Historia, Mississippi, Afroamericanos, Asesinatos

Quote by mother of Emmett Till reminds me of the tale..."and then they came for me and there was no one to speak up for me."

Quote by mother of Emmett Till reminds me of the tale..."and then they came for me and there was no one to speak up for me."

Emmett Till in Literary Memory and Imagination

Emmett Till in Literary Memory and Imagination (Paperback)

Emmett Till in Literary Memory and Imagination

Teens Cover Defaced Emmett Till Marker with Hopeful Messages

Teens Cover Defaced Emmett Till Marker with Hopeful Messages

56 Years Ago Today (Emmett Died 08/28/55)- Emmett Till Case - First News Mention of Emmett Till Kidnapping by Mississippi Whites pt 1 - Jet ...

56 Years Ago Today (Emmett Died 08/28/55)- Emmett Till Case - First News Mention of Emmett Till Kidnapping by Mississippi Whites pt 1 - Jet ...

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