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Title Work

Title No: 3770

Title: Emmett Till murder trial

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


20 Sep  1955 (Created)

11 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Group of men approaching camera including Roy Bryant and J.W. Milam.  Mamie Bradley by car, into courthouse.  Milam with wife, woman wipes his face.  Courtroom, judge, men's faces.  Table with Black newsmen and Congressman Charles Diggs.  Sheriff shows pictures and letter, says he'd like the NAACP to know that all parties are getting a fair trial ... never had any trouble till some of "our niggers" started going up north and talking to the NAACP.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 2 min 32 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Trials (Murder)--Mississippi

Name As Subjects: Diggs, Charles C.; Bradley, Mamie Till; Till, Emmett; Bryant, Roy; Milam, J. W.

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorMovietonews (Firm)
Source of MaterialMovietonews (Firm)
Copyright ClaimantMovietonews (Firm)

Items x5

3770-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3770-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
3770-3Safety Film : Work print 
3770-5Safety Film : Positive picture 
3770-6Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Contained By x1

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