Trials - Famous & Infamous!

Trials - Famous & Infamous!

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Andersonville, Georgia...

Item #217905

August 31, 1865

NEW YORK TIMES, Aug. 31, 1865.

* Andersonville Prison Camp

Front page heads include: "TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ", "Some Discussion About Handcuffing the Prisoner", "The Tendency of Evidence the Same as on Former Days", and more, with the text taking 2 1/2 columns of the front page. Including is a letter from Henry Wirz. Wirz was the warden of the infamous Civil War pr... See More  

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Frank Sinatra Jr. Kidnapping....

Item #217865

December 11, 1963

THE DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, December 11, 1963.

* Frank Sinatra Jr. Kidnapping

This 44 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on the front page: "Sinatra's Plea: 'Any Deal' for Son" with subheads that include: "Good Break Hinted by FBI Agent", "But Kidnappers, Youth Still Missing". He would be found on this same day. Other news of the day throughout wit
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Dreyfus' Trial...Philippines Now Ours...

Item #216975

November 29, 1898

THE DAILY PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Nov. 29, 1898.

* Anti-Jewish Implications

* Alfred Dreyfus Tried for Treason

* Philippines Now Ours

Most of the first column on the ftpg. is taken up with reports headed: "PHILIPPINES ARE NOW OURS" "The Spaniards Agree to the Terms of Their Conquerors" "They Give Up Their Territory With a Bad Grace" & more. Also on the ftpg. are reports headed: "MORE
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Fatty Arbuckle Hung Jury...

Item #216583

December 05, 1921

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Louisiana, December 5, 1921.

* Actor, Comedian Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle trial ends in hung jury - original reporting - great, unique gift idea

This 22 page newspaper has a three line, one column headline on the front page: "ARBUCKLE JURY, VOTING 41 HOURS, COULD NOT AGREE" with subhead: "One Woman Said She 'Wouldn't Change Till Hell Froze Over'
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Last Days of the Civil War....

Item #216557

June 05, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, June 5, 1865  The front page has: "THE ARMIES", "Congratulatory Address of General Grant to the Armies" signed in type: U.S. Grant; "The Work of Mustering Out Continued" & more. Good content inside including: "THE TRIAL" of the Lincoln murder conspirators; "The South" "A Large emigration to the State Desirable&qu... See More  

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New York City Tenement House Fire....

Item #215686

February 03, 1860

NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, Feb. 3, 1860.

* Terrible tenement housing fire in New York City

* Instrumental is the advancement of significant building codes
Page 5 report: Terrible Calamity! Burning Of A Tenement House Great Loss Of Life Narrow Escapes Names Of The Sufferers Daring Of The Firemen. Note: The subsequent public outcry forced the legislature to pass a law requiring fire
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Andrew Johnson Impeachment Trial 1868....

Item #215536

March 14, 1868

WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL, Madison, March 14, 1868.


* President Andrew Johnson Impeachment trial
* 1868

Front page has: Impeachment Meeting of the Senate as Court House Of Representatives Present Johnson's Counsel Appear Asks Postponements For Forty Days The Senate Grants Ten Days The Trial Set for the 23d of March.

Other news of the day includes: "Heavy R
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Jack Legs Diamond Acquitted In 1931

Item #213845

July 15, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1931.

* Jack 'Legs' Diamond Released

* 1931

* Acquittal For Torture

This 44 pages newspaper has a two line, one column headline on the front page: "DIAMOND ACQUITTED OF ASSAULT CHARGE" with subheads that include: "Jury Frees Gangster in Less Than Two Hours After a One-Day Trial in Troy" and more. Tells of Jack 'Legs' Diamond Acquittal for torture. This issue
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Murder...Yale...General Sherman in Indianapolis...

Item #213378

July 27, 1865

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, July 27, 1865

* Murder

* Comencement at Yale

* General Sherman in Indianapolis

This issue is full of Civil War reports, which including the following:  "Brutal Murder," "Another Ruffianly Raid," "Robbing, Fighting and Shooting," "Commencement at Yale," "General Sherman at Indianapolis," and "Trial of the New Stea... See More  

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Football... Aeroplane...

Item #177330

November 11, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 11, 1905  Front page illustration "The Canal Will be Dug" by W. A. Rogers; The Trial Flight of the Ludlow Man-Carrying Aeroplane in New York; Two Noteworthy European Events of the Week; Double page Photos, Three of the Season's Big Football Games, Showing the New Tactics; and other advertisements of the day. See photos for full ... See More  

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Item #177325

October 07, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 7, 1905 Front page illustration "No Admittance" by W. A. Rogers; Scenes During the Visit of Secretary Taft and His Party to Japan; Winners in the Vanderbilt Elimination Trials; The Richest Man in the World; Snap-Shots at Africa's Big Game; Double page illustrations and Photos, The First Russian Fine Arts Exhibition in America; The... See More  

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Motor Boat Racing...

Item #177322

September 16, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 16, 1905  Front page illustration "Uncle Sam's Best Summer Girls" by W. A. Rogers; A Legacy of the War; Motor-Boat Racing on the St. Lawrence; Double page illustration "Plans for Improving And Beautifying New York" by H. M. Pettit; A Recent Photograph of Viola Allen and Clyde Fitch; and other advertisements of the day... See More  

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Intercollegiate Boat Races...

Item #177313

July 15, 1905

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 15, 1905  Front page Photo: "Elihu Root, Who Succeeds John Hay as Secretary of State". Inside images include: "Scenes at Cleveland, Where the Body of John Hay Lay in State, and Where His Funeral Was Held", "Scenes at the Intercollegiate Boat-Races on the Hudson", "Fifty Years of Progress in America", "The Muti
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Air-Ship trials...

Item #177282

December 03, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 3, 1904  Front page Photo, Joseph W. Folk, Democratic Governor-Elect of Missouri; Snap-Shots of the Harvard-Yale Football Game at New Haven on November 19; Snap-Shots of Some Recent Air-Ship Trials at St. Louis; The Comparative Exhibit of Native and Foreign Art in New York; .and other advertisements of the day. The issue is complete in 12-16 pages, in ... See More  

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Flying Machine... Launching "Connecticut"...

Item #177272

October 15, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 15, 1904  Front page illustration "The Lion-Tamer" by W. A. Rogers; Paul Morton, The New Secretary of the Navy; The Railroad Disaster at Knoxville, Tennessee, in Which More Than Fifty Lives Were Lost; Launching the "Connecticut," the Largest Battle-Ship in the United States Navy; Receiving Wireless Messages on Ship-Board 2000 Miles F... See More  

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Racing at Saratoga...

Item #177266

September 03, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 3, 1904 Front page illustration "A Vision of November 8" by W. A. Rogers; A New Portrait of Mark Twain, Painted by the Italian Artist E. Gelli, to be Exhibited at the World's Fair at St. Louis; The End of the Racing Season at Saratoga--Snap-Shots of Scenes and Incidents; Secretary Taft, Members of the Philippine Commission, and Invit... See More  

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Japanese Artillery...

Item #177252

May 14, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, May 14, 1904 Frontpage illustration "Looking On" by W. A. Rogers; Photo of Japanese Firing-Line in a Skirmish Near the Yalu; Russian Troops in the Far East--Infantry Parading at Blagovestchensk; Doublepage Photo, Japanese Artillery in Action During a Skirmish in Northern Korea; Mark Twain's Six Funniest Books and other advertisements of the da... See More  

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Fighting in Russia...

Item #177245

March 26, 1904

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 26, 1904 Frontpage illustration "The Coming of Spring" by W. A. Rogers; Russian Troops in Manchuria on Their Way to the Front; St. Petersburg in War-Time--Troops Leaving for the Front; Doublepage illustration "A View of the Torpedo Attack Upon Russian War-Ships at Port Arthur" by Sydney Laurence; Doublepage Map, "The Scene of ... See More  

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Item #177228

November 07, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 7, 1903 Frontpage illustration "I Come to Buy, Not to Beg, Sir" by W. A. Rogers; Article, Canada and the Alaska Boundary Award; Photo, The Training of Italian Cavalry Officers; Trial Trip of the Submarine "Protector"; Unveiling the New Sherman Statue in Washington; "Alexander's Painting of Dr. Francis L. Patton"; a... See More  

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Yachting... Tennis...

Item #177214

August 08, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 8, 1903 Frontpage illustration of The Statue of Liberty; Photos This Week's International Tennis Matches; The "Kanawha" Wins the International Cup for Steam-Yachts; illustration "Transforming the Metropolitan Opera House, New York" by Vernon Howe Bailey; "A Hundred-Foot Dive in Army Practice"; Doublepage illustration... See More  

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Pope Leo XIII...

Item #177212

July 25, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 25, 1903 Frontpage illustration "Pope Leo XIII." by Henry McCarter; illustration "Pope Leo XIII." by Laszlo; "The Pope is Dead!"; Leo XIII. 1810-1903" by Sydney Adams; "The Strenuous Summer Life at Oyster Bay" by George Gibbs; "W. E. Henley"; "Plan for Municipal and Terminal Buildings at City ... See More  

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New York City...

Item #177209

July 11, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York,  July 11, 1903  Frontpage illustration of the Statue of Liberty; Photo of First Trial of "Shamrock III." in American Waters; New York City a Flood Centre; illustration "The New Hendrik Hudson Memorial Bridge" by Vernon Howe Bailey"; Doublepage illustration "Reliance" Wins" by George Gibbs; Lighting a Metropolis;... See More  

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Item #211445

December 07, 1877

THE DAILY GRAPHIC, New York, December 7, 1877.  A great issue for framing and displaying!  "Trial of Dr. Lambert, President of the American Popular Life Insurance Company, for Perjury" "Thirty-Fifth Semi-Annual Exhibition of the Brooklyn Art Association" "Dante" "An Irreparable Misfortune"

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1824 Massachusetts Spy...

Item #210916

October 13, 1824

MASSACHUSETTS SPY WORCESTER GAZETTE, Oct. 13, 1824 A pg. 2 report from Utica says 99 boats arrived there during the last week, with details about the various cargo transported by the boats, including 193 tons of gypsum. Other news of the includes: "Female Influence" "English Opium" "Daring Outrage" "Trial For Murder" and much more. Several interesting advertisements as well. Archival mend to ... See More  

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Item #177194

March 21, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 21, 1903  Front page illustration Henrik Ibsen; Humor and Life in La Guayra; Wireless Telegraphy in the Next War; The Stanford Memorial Church; "Binding the Bargain"; The New Hotel for Women in New York ("Martha Washington"); Domestic Relations of Automobiles; and other news and advertisements of the day.

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Item #177191

February 28, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 28, 1903 Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow XXVII. - Finley Peter Dunne; The Election of New Cardinals; Underground Moving Sidewalks in New York; Sven Hedin's Exploration; The Marine Band at the White House; and other news and advertisements of the day. See photos for full details.... See More  

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Item #177182

January 03, 1903

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 3, 1903 Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, XXI.- George B. Cortelyou; fullpage illustration "The First State Dinner of the Season in the New White House"; Progress Under the Sea; The Future of Niagara; fullpage illustration "The New York Public Library - Astor, Tilden, and Lenox Foundations" by Pettit;  Automobile Trucks; ca... See More  

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Letters to Editor on Mark Twain's self obituary...

Item #177176

November 29, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 29, 1902  Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, Newton Booth Tarkington; White House Workshop with photos; The Destruction of Timber upon Western Forest Reserves; fullpage illustration "An Autumn Drag-Hunt with the Meadowbrook Hounds" by Klepper; fullpage illustration "'First Night' at the Opera"; Marconi's Glace Bay T... See More  

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Item #177169

October 11, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 11, 1902 Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, Lewis B. Stillwell; Pennsylvania Coal-Strikers with photos; Secretary Hay's Note and the Jewish Question with photos; fullpage photo Emile Zola; fullpage illustration "Freighting in the Desert" by Dixon; Our First Annual Military Manoeuvres with photos; The Taking of the Cotton Crop in the So... See More  

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Item #177168

October 04, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 4, 1902 Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, Robert W. Chambers; The President's Shortened Western Tour; The Revolution in Venezuela; fullpage photo of opera composer Pietro Mascagni;  The Return of the Arctic Expolorers; The Power-House Canal at Sault Ste. Marie with photos; The Fort Riley Manoeuvres and the New Armament with photos; photo o... See More  

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Item #177163

August 30, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 30, 1902 Frontpage photo Americans of To-Morrow, Herbert H. Vreeland; Irrigation Idea in the Arid Lands; What Engineers Have Done To Open Up Impassable Country; fullpage photo Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt; fullpage photos Along the Blue Juniata; fullpage illustration "The Financial Centre of the World" by Meeker; fullpage illustration "The Las... See More  

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Item #177131

January 11, 1902

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, January 11, 1902 Frontpage illustration of Mary E. Wilkins; fullpage photos New-Year's Day at the White House; The International Polo Championship; fullpage photo of the First President of Cuba, Tomas Estrada Palma; fullpage illustration "The New York Custom-House"; The Latin Quarter of To-day; The Commuter's Club Car; fullpage photo of Leslie ... See More  

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Slave Woman Case...

Item #205656

October 03, 1829

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, MD October 3, 1829. This 16 page newspaper has interesting news of the day throughout. A lot of the news in this newspaper is government related. Featured in this issue is an interesting report  of trial case of a woman slave that escaped. This issue is in nice condition except for little staining.

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"Woodcock-Shooting in October" by Frost...


Item #177117

October 05, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 5, 1901 Frontpage Uncle Sam illustration by Rogers; fullpage photos "The Contest for 'America's' Cup"; fullpage photos "The 'Shamrock II' in American Waters; fullpage photos "The International Yacht Races"; fullpage "The Anarchist in New York;  Buyers in Manhattan's Mart; doublepage centerfold &q... See More  

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Uncle Sam cartoon by Rogers...

Item #177109

August 10, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 10, 1901 Frontpage political Uncle Sam cartoon by Rogers; fullpage illustration "The Philadelphia Mint - Old and New" by Lawrence; In Whittier's Country; doublepage centerfold "The Strenuous Side of Life at Newport"; Cavalry Evolutions by the Black Horse Troop at Fort Myer, Virginia; Opening the Kiowa and Comanche Reservations; and... See More  

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Yachting... Pistols..

Item #177108

August 03, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, August 3, 1901 Frontpage photo "The Cruise of the New York Yacht Club"; Hotel Life Aboard Ship; American Athletes in England; fullpage photo "Summer Music in New York - A Concert on the Mall, Central Park"; Pistols in the Mechanical Arts; doublepage centerfold "The Cruise of the New York Yacht Club" by Shafer;  Women and the Pa... See More  

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Wall Street...

Item #177107

July 27, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 27, 1901

Front page photo of the construction of the East River Bridge, New York; full page illustration "A Flurry in Wall Street" by Lawrence; Naval Manoeuvres at Nantucket; The Last Rush for Homes in Oklahoma; full page "The International Cup Races" by Wright; Reporting a Cosmopolitan War on the Way to the Front; double page centerfold p... See More  

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Item #177106

July 20, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 20, 1901  Front page photo Cup-Defender Candidates; illustration "A Hot Day on Broadway" by Glackens; The Paris-Berlin Automobile-Races; The Horse Show at Atlantic City; fullpage illustration "Friday Morning in the New York Ghetto" by Toaspern; doublepage centerfold "An Interrupted Picnic" by Ransom; Tar-Burning in the South; J... See More  

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"Trout-Fishing in the North Woods" by Frost...

Item #177104

July 06, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 6, 1901 The Sad Story of Philadelphia; The Disaster in West Virginia;  doublepage centerfold "Trout-Fishing in the North Woods" by Frost; The Woman's National Tennis Championship at Philadelphia; and other news of the day. See photos for full details.

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"America" Flagship of the Balwin-Ziegler Polar Expedition...

Item #177102

June 22, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 22, 1901 Photo "First Dip of the Season"; The Oil Boom in Texas; The International Jubilee Convention of the Y.M.C.A. at Boston; Valley Forge and the Nation; doublepage centerfold "The Viaduct at One Hundred and Twenty-Fifth Street" by Peters; Features of the Russian Army; The American Steel Industry; "America" Flagship of the ... See More  

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Columbia College...Yachting...

Item #177101

June 15, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 15, 1901 Illustration "Interior of the Library at Columbia College"; two pages of Yachting accidents and disasters and an article; The Cuban Situation; The American Invasion of London; The American Steel Industry; Military Exercises at West Point; and other news of the day. See photos for full details.

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Pan-American Exposition at Buffalo...

Item #177100

June 08, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 8, 1901 Frontpage color illustration of the Pan-American Exposition by Rogers; Numerous pages of reports and photos covering the Exposition; Tobacco Industry in New England; fullpage colored advertisement of the America's Great Resorts; and other news of the day. See photos for full details.

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Golfing exhibition...

Item #177056

September 08, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, September 8, 1900 Photos from Tientsin; fullpage "Saturday Afternoon At A Country Club" by Hutt; doublepage centerfold "The Chinese Club At Shanghai"; J.H. Taylor's First Exhibition Match (Golf); and other news of the day. See photos for full details.

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Boer War...

Item #177030

February 03, 1900

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 3, 1900 (Supplement not included with this issue.) This issue features illustrations of the Boer War in South Africa; and illustrations featured at the Pennsylvania Academy Exhibition. It also contains numerous news articles of the day. See photos for full details.The Supplement, which contains the desirable print of Teddy Roosevelt on horseback by W.A.... See More  

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1868 Impeachment Of President Andrew Johnson...

Item #201356

March 25, 1868

NEW YORK TIMES, March 25, 1868.

Headlines include:  " Impeachment" "Debate in the House on the Replication to the Presidents Answer" "The Replication Adopted and Filed in the Impeachment Court" "The President Granted Until Monday to Prepare for Trial", with many more front page details of the Impeachment proceedings.  Lite stain in unrelated con... See More  

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James Garfied Murder... Charles Guiteau...

Item #201104

November 21, 1881

OAKLAND DAILY TIMES, Oakland, Calif., Nov. 21, 1881.

* Garfield's Assassin

One column heads on pg. 3: " Garfield's Assassin" "Guiteaus Trial Continued" "An Attempt to Avenge the Presidents Murder" "Capture of the Man Who Fired the Shot". Small hole in a related report affects three words.... See More  

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Assassination Trial of Charles Guiteaul... President James Garfield...

Item #152677

January 24, 1882

WELLSVILLE DAILY REPORTER N.Y. Jan. 24, 1882 A brief report under The Guiteau Case mentions Judge Porters terrible excoriation of Guiteau who continually interrupted the court room.

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Bicentennial of Albany... Saengerbund festival in Milwaukee...

Item #175104

July 31, 1886

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 31, 1886  Nice front page print: "The British Cutter Galatea, Challenger for the America's Cup" is a nice sailing scene. Full page print: "Scenes of the Volcanic Eruptions in New Zealand" which shows 4 scenes. Fullpg: "Twenty-Fourth Festival of North American Saengerbund at Milwaukee, Wisconsin". Halfpg. print: "Trial ... See More  

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The Great Peshtigo Fire more tragic than the Chicago fire... Victorial Woodhull...

Item #173568

November 25, 1871

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Nov. 25, 1871  The significant print is the very dramatic doublepage centerfold captioned: "Forest Fires In The West--The Burning of Peshtigo", Wisconsin. This fire, which occurred on the same day as the more famous Chicago Fire & consequently received much less press attention, was actually much more of a disaster,as Peshtigo suffered over 1500 de... See More  

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Skating... Crested Butte, Colorado...

Item #174848

February 16, 1884

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, February 16, 1884  The full front page of this issue is of 'The Western Floods -- Scene on the Youghiogheny River'. Two nice full page illustrations 'Laid Up for Winter--Canal boat Colony in Coenties Slip, East River' and 'The Disaster at Crested Butte, Colorado' . A political full page illustration "The Three Bosses of Gotham Went t... See More  

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