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Photograph of Emmett Till with his mother, Mamie Till Mobley

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
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
Online Media:

Mamie Bradley speaking to anti-lynching rally after acquittal of men accused of killing her son, Emmett Till, Harlem, NY

Photograph by:
Grey Villet, South African, 1927 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 9 1/8 × 13 1/2 in. (23.2 × 34.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.107.40
Restrictions & Rights:
© Time Inc. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5cfddc8a0-fddd-4da9-867e-b98e86410fe8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.107.40

Till boy's funeral, Burr Oaks Cemetary [sic]

Photograph by:
Dave Mann  Search this
Subject of:
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003  Search this
Alma Spearman, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 8 15/16 × 9 1/16 in. (22.7 × 23 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 6, 1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lauren and Michael Lee
Object number:
2013.92
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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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/fd595f23724-445b-4db6-be36-4ea7a0bcb549
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.92
Online Media:

Simeon Wright Oral History Interview

Created by:
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009  Search this
Interview of:
Simeon Wright, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Interviewed by:
Joseph Mosnier Ph. D.  Search this
Subject of:
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 30 min., 56 sec.
Total: 148.42 GB
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 23, 2011
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number:
2011.174.10.1a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Civil Rights History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c65f0f11-7752-4723-9a69-6bf3e04512cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.174.10.1a-d

Wheeler Parker Oral History Interview

Created by:
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009  Search this
Interview of:
Reverend Wheeler Parker Jr., American, born 1939  Search this
Interviewed by:
Joseph Mosnier Ph. D.  Search this
Subject of:
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 7 min., 9 sec.
Total: 113 GB
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 23, 2011
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Law  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number:
2011.174.11.1a-f
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Civil Rights History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dbda36df-533b-4051-ab5a-79cc07a76081
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.174.11.1a-f

Emmett W. Bassett, Ph. D. and Priscilla Tietjen Bassett Oral History Interview

Created by:
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009  Search this
Interview of:
Emmett W. Bassett Ph. D., American, 1921 - 2013  Search this
Priscilla Tietjen Bassett, American, born 1928  Search this
Interviewed by:
Joseph Mosnier Ph. D.  Search this
Subject of:
Smith College, American, founded 1871  Search this
Tuskegee Institute, American, founded 1881  Search this
George Washington Carver, American, 1860s - 1943  Search this
Emmett Till, American, 1941 - 1955  Search this
Mamie Till-Mobley, American, 1921 - 2003  Search this
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, American, founded 1963  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 2 hr., 10 min., 53 sec.
Total: 218.18 GB
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Grahamsville, Sullivan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Plainfield, Union County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Henry County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
New York, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 21, 2011
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Labor  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Science  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number:
2011.174.38.1a-j
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Civil Rights History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd597b561dd-bb9a-4001-95f8-37e8bcdd7578
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.174.38.1a-j

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