We are so proud to be apart of this project – Restoration and Reconciliation – Tallahatchie County Courthouse. We hope you enjoy this short video and please vote for us! Located in the Mississippi Delta, the Tallahatchie County Courthouse in Sumner was the site of the Milam-Bryant trial in September, 1955. J.W. Milam and Roy […]
Group photo credit: Barrett Photography c/o Mississippi AIA
Established in 2006, SESAH’s annual Best of the South (BOTS): Preserving Southern Architecture Award honors a project that preserves or restores an historic building, or complex of buildings, in an outstanding manner and demonstrates excellence in research, technique, and documentation. This year, the committee received nine exemplary submissions from across the region. The 2015 winner […]
We love seeing tours at the Courthouse and other Emmett Till Memorial sites in Tallahatchie County. Contact the Emmett Till Interpretive Center for your next tour.
March 21st, 2015 a great event to re-open the Tallahatchie Courtroom was held. The Thacker Mountain Radio program was broadcast live from the Courtroom with the featured guest Author Alysia Burton Steele and Music by Dorothy Moore and The Tutwiler Community Center Student Blues Band.
Emmett Till Memorial Commission works with Belinda Stewart Architects to restore Tallahatchie County courthouse. To view more information, click here.