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Mamie Bradley speaking to anti-lynching rally after acquittal of men accused of killing her son, Emmett Till, Harlem, NY
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Grey Villet, South African, 1927 - 2000
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
H x W (Image and Sheet): 9 1/8 × 13 1/2 in. (23.2 × 34.3 cm)
gelatin silver prints
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
A black-and-white photograph of Mamie Bradley, mother of Emmett Till, standing above a large crowd with her right arm extended. The Food Family Supermarket appears in the background.
U.S. History, 1953-1961
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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