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Emmett Till - Scene of Beating at Sheridan Plantation

Emmett Till-Scene of Beating at Sheridan Plantation

This photograph depicts a scene at Sheridan Plantation which was owned by J.W. Milam on the day Emmett Till was murdered.  Milam and his half-brother, Roy Bryant, beat Emmett Till in a tool shed (located to the right of the open building).


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Photograph of buildings at Sheridan Plantation, online courtesy Mississippi Department of Archives and History.

 

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