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Title Work

Title No: 3193

Title: Defendants in Emmett Till murder trial at acquittal

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


26 Sep  1955 (Created)

7 Oct  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Crowd rejoicing as J.W.  Milam and Roy Bryant are acquitted in Emmett Till murder trial. Much back patting and hand shaking. Reporter interviews Milam, Bryant and their wives about their feelings about the trial and its outcome. Couples embrace.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 56 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Trials (Murder)--Mississippi

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

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 x2

3193-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3193-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Contained By x1

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