The Emmett Till Story – Photographing the Sites

In 1955 a 14-year-old African-American boy from Chicago named Emmett Till walked into a general store in Money, Mississippi. Six days later he was dead.

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This video is a quick look into the barn in Drew, MS where Emmett was murdered. Just a few minutes of myself talking about the nature of photographing such a place with that kind of history. Part of the larger story we are working on, due out in June.

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Video story preview – Emmett Till

This is a heavy first topic, but we look at the locations that tell the story of 14-year-old Emmett Till, and his murder and trial, in 1955.

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The site where Emmett Till was pulled from the river is remote, and beautiful. It’s one of the four locations we photographed for the story we will be putting together.

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