LIFE cover Child & widow of murdered civil rights activist Medgar Evers at his funeral.
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Myrlie Evers, widow of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers, musing over the possiblity of a new trial for his acquitted, accused killer Byron de la Beckwith due to recent new witnesses.
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White supremacist and Klansman Byron de la Beckworth is escorted by FBI agents into the Jackson police station for arraignment on federal charges in the ambush murder of integration leader Medgar Evers, Jackson, Mississippi, June 23,...More
Mourners saying farewell to slain NAACP official Medgar Evers at his funeral, 18th June 1963.
At the funeral for slain Civil Rights leader Medgar Evers, his wife, Myrlie Evers (second right), comforts their son, Darryl Kenyatta Evers, while daughter Reena Denise Evers (center, in white dress) wipes her own tears, Jackson,...More
White policemen wear hardhats and carry double-barrelled shotguns as they block mourners demonstrating at the funeral of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers, Jackson, Mississippi, June 15, 1963. In 1994 racist Byron de la Beckwith...More
From left, Medgar Evers being interviewed by CBS Reports producer, William 'Bill' Peters. Segment titled, 'Testament of a Murdered Man,' originally conducted in the summer of 1962, originally broadcast on June 12, 1963.
Civil Rights Activist and NAACP Field Secretary Medgar Evers poses for a portrait circa 1960 in Jackson, Mississippi.
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Studio portrait of American civil rights activist Medgar W Evers (1925 - 1963) who was assassinated in Jackson, Mississippi.
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