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Emmett Till Memorial Tree

U.S. CAPITOL GROUNDS Memorial Tree  Platanus occidentalis (American Sycamore)  sponsored by Maine Senator Susan M. Collins  To Honor Emmett Louis Till, a Young African-American Man Whose Brutal Killing in 1955 Raised Public Awareness That Led to Civil Rights Reforms  November 17, 2014

Full tree details are at aoc.gov/trees/emmett-till.

U.S. Capitol, near Constitution Avenue N.W.
(GPS Coordinates are Approximate)
United States
38° 53' 30.966" N, 77° 0' 36.792" W