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Title Work

Title No: 3189

Title: Emmett Till murder trial

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


21 Sep  1955 (Created)

7 Oct  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
People wait outside courthouse. Group with defendants J.W. Milam and Roy Bryant. Carolyn Bryant hold sleeping child. One of the defense attorneys  is interviewed regarding what his clients are charged with. Waiting crowd fanning. Defendants with children in courtroom.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 min 37 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Trials (Murder)--Mississippi

Name As Subjects: Till, Emmett; Bryant, Roy; Milam, J. W.

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorHearst Metrotone News, Inc.
Source of MaterialUCLA Film and Television Archive
Copyright ClaimantUCLA Film and Television Archive

Hearst Metrotone News collection is housed at UCLA Film and Television Archive.

Items x3

3189-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3189-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
3189-3Safety Film : Positive picture 

Contained By x1

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13026Eyes on the prize [stock footage]