Emmett Louis Till by Thinh H. Truong

Till’s body was shipped to Chicago, where his mother opted to have an open-casket funeral with Till’s body on display for five days. Thousands of people came to the Roberts Temple Church of God to see the evidence of this brutal hate crime.

 

Pamela Chatterton-Purdy Art

Citation

Bagwell, Orlando. Interview with Myrlie Evers, conducted by Blackside, Inc. November 27, 1985

Gado, Mark. Mississippi Madness: The Story of Emmett Till. 2013. http://www.trutv.com/library/crime/notorious_murders/famous/emmett_till/7.html

Joyce A. Ladner. the Mississippi Writers Page. April 2003. http://www.olemiss.edu/mwp/dir/ladner_joyce/index.html

Juan Williams, Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 (New York: Viking Penguin Inc., 1987).

Linder, Douglas. The Emmett Till Murder Trial: A Chronology. http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/till/emmetttillchrono.html

Ladner, Joyce. Recollection of conversation with Till’s mother, in the context of a Brookings Instituation panel discussion on the Civil Right Movement

Metress, Christopher. The Lynching of Emmett Till: A Documentary Narrative. Charlottesville: University of Virginia, 2002.

Till-Mobley, Mamie, and Chris Benson. Death of Innocence: The Story of the Hate Crime That Changed America. New York: Random House, 2003.

Transcript – Emmet Till trial Sept 1955. Mose Wright.

Transcript – Emmett Till trial Sept 1955. Willie Reed.


[1] Metress, Christopher. Chapter 1: Discovery and Indictment, page 15

[2] Linder, Douglas. The Emmett Till Murder Trial: A Chronology

[3] Metress, Christopher. “They Stand Accused”: James L. Hicks’s Investigations in Sumner, Mississippi, September 1955

[4] Transcript-Emmett Till trial Sept 1955. Willie Reed.

[5] Ladner, Joyce. Recollection of conversation with Till’s mother, in the context of a Brookings Instituation panel discussion on the Civil Right Movement

[6] Joyce A. Ladner. the Mississippi Writers Page. April 2003

[7] Gado, Mark. Mississippi Madness: The Story of Emmett Till.

[8] page 104 Metress Christopher

[9] Transcript – Emmet Till Trial Sept 1955. Mose Wright. http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/till/MoseWright.pdf

[10] Linder, Douglas. The Emmett Till Murder Trial: A Chronology

[11] Linder, Douglas. The Emmett Till Murder Trial: A Chronology

[12] Bagwell, Orlando. Interview with Myrlie Evers, conducted by Blackside, Inc. November 27, 1985

[13] Northern Eastern University. Emmett Till UnsolvedCivil Right Crime Act.

[14] The Deparment Of Justice. Civil Rights Era Cold Case Investiagation Continue. 2010

[15] Williams, Juan. Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 page 37

[16] Till-Mobley and Benson. page 191-196

[17] Juan Williams, author of Eyes on the Prize and Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary

http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/till/The%20Death%20of%20Emmett%20Till%20Bob%20Dylan%20Clip.mp3.     

 

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