The archives page includes articles from the recently discovered, African- American newspaper, The St. Louis Argus and the FBI Trail Transcript.


In 2013, Florida State University Student, Jessica Primani, discovered articles and photographs covering the Emmett Till trial that has been missing from the African- American newspaper, The St. Louis Argus. 

Primani, at the time, had been working with Professor Davis Houck on an independent study project. 

The recently discovered microfilm features articles on the trial as well as imaged including Till's brutally beaten body, scenes from the trial and exclusive pictures of civil rights leader Medgar Evers.



The FBI Trial Transcript of the Investigation concerning the murder of Emmett Till is over 400 Documents. For your convenience, we've provided a link to the entire transcript.