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KILLED for whistling at a White woman

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Date Issued:
1995-08
Summary:
Article on Mamie Till and the murder of Emmett Till. Includes photograph of Emmett Till's open casket.
Title: KILLED for whistling at a White woman: The 1955 slaying of Emmett Till in Mississippi marked the beginning of the modern Civil Rights Era.
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Name(s): Curry, George E., Author
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Informational works
Date Issued: 1995-08
Publisher: Emerge
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Extent: 8 MB
Language(s): English
Summary: Article on Mamie Till and the murder of Emmett Till. Includes photograph of Emmett Till's open casket.
Identifier: FSU_MSS_2015-007_S03_SS01_I006 (IID)
Subject(s): African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Crimes against
Civil rights
Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States
Mississippi -- Race relations
Racism in the press
Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Trials (Murder) -- United States
Held by: Special Collections & Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida.
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_MSS_2015-007_S03_SS01_I006
Owner Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Finding Aid

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