Image ID
ICHi-038437
Headline
Willy Reed testifying at the trial regarding the murder of Emmett Till
Date Depicted
1955
Creator
McMahon, Franklin
Creator Role
artist
Artwork/Object Depicted
drawings (visual works)
Copyright Notice
© Franklin McMahon, Chicago Historical Society licensing agent, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-038437; Franklin McMahon, artist
Inventory Number
2004.114.4
Storage Location
P&S
Acquisition Source
Chicago History Museum purchase
Max Pixels - Height
2434
Max Pixels - Width
2071
KEYWORDS
Reed, Willie
Till, Emmett, 1941-1955
Lynching
Civil rights movements
trials
murders
African American
2004.114.4
Sumner (Miss.)
McMahon, Franklin
drawings (visual works)
i38437.tif
20%
willy reed testifying at the trial regarding the murder of emmett till

Ink and wash drawing of Willy Reed testifying at the trial regarding the murder of Emmett Till. Created by Franklin McMahon, 1955.

Ink and wash drawing of Willy Reed testifying at the trial regarding the murder of Emmett Till. Created by Franklin McMahon, 1955.

2/1/2005