New Memphis, Tennessee Museum Archive to Feature Emmett Till Artifacts

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) – A museum featuring the work of a civil rights icon will open early next year, organizers said Thursday. A vast collection of Ernest Withers’ work will soon be displayed at the Withers Collection Museum and Gallery on Beale Street. The Withers archive consists of more than one million images, including everything from Memphis music, to the Emmett Till murder trial, and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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