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Title Work

Title No: 3328

Title: Mrs. Bradley at Emmett Till's funeral

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


7 Sep  1955 (Created)

18 Oct  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Crowds at church for funeral, open casket with photo of Till, mourners at gravesite, Mrs. Bradley (Till's mother) at gravesite crying.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 min 9 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Funeral rites and ceremonies; Civil rights; Hate crimes

Name As Subjects: Bradley, Mamie Till; Till, Emmett

Source of MaterialBBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Copyright ClaimantBBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorCBS News

When Firelight Media asked CBS about this footage, CBS was unable to locate it.  This is now the archival master of this footage.  CBS did have some footage of the Till funeral, but not this shot. 11/30/04.

Items x2

3328-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3328-2Safety Film : Positive picture 

Contained By x1

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