Keith Beauchamp Audiovisual Recordings
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2015-016
Scope and Contents
Video and audio recordings of people and places significant to the murder of Emmett Till, recorded and collected by Keith A. Beauchamp. Interview subjects include Mamie Till-Mobely, Simeon Wright, Wheeler Parker, Willie Wright, Thelma Wright Edwards, Willie Reed, Al Sharpton, and others involved in the case or its history. Filmed locations include Money, Greenwood, and Sumner in Mississippi; and Chicago, Illinois.
Online Copies Available Some material from the Beauchamp Audiovisual Recordings is available through the FSU Digital Library
- Created: 2001-2004
- Other: Date acquired: 02/24/2017
- Beauchamp, Keith A. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Access to video content is restricted by donor agreement. Please contact Special Collections & Archives staff for more information on access to these materials. https://www.lib.fsu.edu/specialcollections/
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscript collections must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
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Technical Access Requirements
Content on videocassette is not immediately available for use in Special Collections & Archives reading rooms. Please contact staff at (850) 644-3271 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about viewing and using audiovisual recordings from archival collections.
Source of Acquisition
Keith A. Beauchamp (creator)
Method of Acquisition
Donation. Deed of Gift executed October 2015. Acquired on February 24, 2017.
- Documentary films Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections Subject Source: Local sources
- Motion pictures. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Till, Emmett, 1941-1955
- Videocassettes. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Keith Beauchamp Audiovisual Recordings
- Rory Grennan
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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