• Woodlawn Sep 3, 2020

    Emmett Till's Woodlawn Home Granted Preliminary Landmark Status

    In a unanimous vote on Thursday, the Commission on Chicago Landmarks took the first step toward making Emmett Till’s childhood home an official city landmark. The commission voted to grant preliminary landmark status to the Woodlawn home on Thursday, which marks 65 years since Till’s funeral was held. “This recommendation is timely, not only for the anniversary today, but...

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