A behind-the-scene look at the life of Emmett Till.
While visiting family in Money, Mississippi, 14-year-old Emmett Till, an African American from Chicago, is brutally murdered for flirting with a white woman four days earlier. Aug 28, 1955 - HISTORY.com
Simeon Wright, cousin of Emmett Till, recalls the events surrounding the murder of his cousin, and the importance of having the casket on public display. In this website, it's an interview with Simeon Wright, talking about his view of what had happened because he was a witness.
On August 24, 1955, 14-year-old Emmett Till reportedly flirted with a white cashier in Money, Mississippi. Four days later, two white men tortured and murdered Till. - Civil Rights Movement - HISTORY.com