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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 3 1/2 × 4 7/8 in. (8.9 × 12.4 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Date:
ca. 1953-1955; printed later
Description:
Black and white photographic print of Emmet Till and his mother, Mamie Till Mobley. Till wears a white shirt with tie and looks straight ahead. His mother, in a dark dress with light-colored ruffled collar, sits with her arm around his shoulders.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Mamie Till Mobley family
Object number:
2012.102
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50d1116c6-9d02-47cc-a209-6ed4dd9dc066
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.102