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Sue Clifton Collection on Emmett Till

Identifier: MSS 2019-002

Content Description

Audiovisual recordings and still images created by Clifton during visits to sites in Mississippi significant to the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till.


  • February 2017

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

Intellectual property rights in donated materials created by Sue Clifton have been assigned to Florida State University Libraries. All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from works in the collection must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives.

Biographical Note

Dr. Sue Clifton (1945- ) was born in rural north Mississippi. She served as a teacher and administrator in school districts in Mississippi, Alaska, Montana, Canada, and New Zealand. Her novels include White Feathers From Emmett (2017).

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Immediate Source of Acquistion

Donated by Sue Clifton via deed of gift, April 3, 2019

Related Materials

Sue Clifton [YouTube user site]. Retrieved July 31, 2019.

Separated Publication

Sue Clifton & Jeff Gentry. (2017). White Feathers From Emmett. Markham, Ontario: Double Dragon Press.

Video Metadata

All video content created with a Sony HDR-PJ10 High Definition Handycam Camcorder.

Sue Clifton Collection on Emmett Till
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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