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Emmett Till - Body Arrives in Chicago

Emmett Till-Body Arrives in Chicago

It was an exceedingly emotional moment for Emmett Till's mother when Bo's casket arrived in Chicago (on September 2, 1955).  We see her in this photo, greeting the coffin's delivery.

Also seen in the picture are Bishop Isaiah Roberts (on the left), Gene Mobley (in the middle) and Bishop Lewis Ford (on the right).

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

 

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