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Marilyn Church Courtroom Drawings

Creator:
Church, Marilyn  Search this
Names:
Black Liberation Army  Search this
FALN.  Search this
WorldCom (Firm).  Search this
Berkowitz, David Richard, 1953-  Search this
Carter, Rubin, 1937-  Search this
Chapman, Mark David  Search this
Combs, Sean John  Search this
Galella, Ron  Search this
Hinckley, John, Jr.  Search this
Kennedy, Caroline, 1957-  Search this
Milken, Michael  Search this
Mitchell, John N. (John Newton), 1913-1988  Search this
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994  Search this
Quinlan, Karen Ann  Search this
Shakur, Tupac, 1971-1996  Search this
Shields, Brooke  Search this
Stans, Maurice H., 1908-1998  Search this
Stewart, Martha  Search this
Vicious, Sid  Search this
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-  Search this
Whitehead, Mary Beth  Search this
Williams, Harrison A.  Search this
Extent:
1.5 Cubic feet (3 map-folders)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Courtroom illustrations
Date:
1975-2004.
Scope and Contents note:
Thirty-eight courtroom drawings by artist Marilyn Church. The drawings depict scenes from some of the most famous and notorious cases in the city of New York: Tupac Shakur's 1994 trial for sexual abuse; Sean John Combs's 2001 trial for assault and weapons violations; Sid Vicious's (John Simon Ritchie) pre-trial hearing for murder in 1978; Rubin "Hurricane" Carter's 1976 re-trial for murder; John Hinckley, Jr.'s 1982 trial for attempting to assassinate President Ronald Reagan; Mark David Chapman's 1981 trial for the murder of John Lennon; Kevin King's 1982 trial for harassing Caroline Kennedy; photographer Ron Galella's trial for stalking Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis; Brooke Shields's 1981 case against photographer Gary Gross; David "Son of Sam" Berkowitz's 1978 murder trial; the 1990 trial of five youths charged with assaulting a jogger in Central Park; Bernhard Goetz's 1987 trial for attempted murder and assault; Michael Milken's 1990 trial for securities violations; the 2002 trial of executives of WorldCom; Martha Stewart's 2004 trial for conspiracy and obstruction of justice charges; John Gotti's 1992 trial for racketeering, murder and numerous other charges; Joseph Quinlan's petition to the court to discontinue keeping his daughter, Karen Ann Quinlan, alive by means of a respirator; the 1978 negligence lawsuit of a Florida couple named Del Zio against Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center over one of the first attempts at conceiving a "test tube baby"; the 1987 custody dispute regarding "Baby M", who was born to a surrogate mother, Mary Beth Whitehead; the 1974 trial of John Mitchell and Maurice Stans for their roles in the Watergate conspiracy; New Jersey Senator Harrison A. Williams's 1981 trial for conspiracy and bribery following the FBI's "Abscam" sting operation; General William Westmoreland's 1982 lawsuit against CBS; the FALN's (Fuerzas Armadas de Liberacion Nacional) 1997 hearing on charges of terrorism; the 1983-1984 trial of several members of the Black Liberation Army for robbery of a Brinks armored car (a series of trials that came to be referred to as the "Brinks trials"); the 1993 trial of four defendants in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing; and the "Landmarks Terror Trial", in which ten Arab immigrants were tried for a plot to blow up a wide range of New York City landmarks.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
New York-based courtroom artist.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Marilyn Church in 2008.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Trials (Sex crimes)  Search this
Trials -- New York (N.Y.)  Search this
World Trade Center Bombing, New York (N.Y.), 1993  Search this
Trials (Assassination)  Search this
Trials (Assault and battery)  Search this
Surrogate mothers  Search this
Terrorism -- United States  Search this
Trials (Conspiracy)  Search this
Trials (Attempted murder)  Search this
Trials (Bribery)  Search this
Central Park Jogger Rape Trial -- 1990 -- New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Courtroom art  Search this
Trials (Malpractice)  Search this
Trials (Custody of children)  Search this
Courts -- New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Fertilization in vitro  Search this
Courtroom artists -- New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Courtroom illustrations
Citation:
Marilyn Church Courtroom Drawings, 1975-2004, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1137
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Marilyn Church Courtroom Drawings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80e3d1953-2ae7-4091-8177-4e026ef4b5dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1137
Online Media:

A game called Salisbury : the spinning of a southern tragedy and the myths of race / Susan Barringer Wells

Author:
Wells, Susan Barringer  Search this
Physical description:
x, 466 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
North Carolina
Salisbury
Salisbury (N.C.)
Date:
2007
20th century
Topic:
Murder--History  Search this
African Americans--Crimes against--History  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
White people  Search this
African Americans--African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1056037

Murder in their hearts : the Fall Creek massacre / David Thomas Murphy

Author:
Murphy, David Thomas 1960-  Search this
Physical description:
142 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Biography
Place:
Indiana
Madison County
Madison County (Ind.)
Date:
2010
19th century
Topic:
Massacres--History  Search this
Indians of North America--Violence against--History  Search this
Pioneers--History  Search this
White people--History  Search this
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Trials (Murder)--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Political aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1079241

Emotional arenas : life, love, and death in 1870s Italy / Mark Seymour

Author:
Seymour, Mark (Mark Louis Huckson)  Search this
Subject:
Cardinali, Pietro active 1878 Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Saraceni, Raffaella  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xiv, 228 pages) : illustrations, maps
Type:
Case studies
Electronic books
History
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
Italy
Rome
Date:
2020
19th century
1870-
Topic:
Marriage--History  Search this
Marriage law--History  Search this
Adultery--History  Search this
Love-letters--History  Search this
Murder  Search this
Trials (Murder)--History  Search this
Emotions--Sociological aspects--History  Search this
Adultery  Search this
Emotions--Sociological aspects  Search this
Love-letters  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Marriage law  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
HV6535.I83 R658 2020 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1151270

The language of murder cases : intentionality, predisposition, and voluntariness / Roger W. Shuy

Author:
Shuy, Roger W  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
United States
Date:
2014
Topic:
Forensic linguistics  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
LAW--Criminal Law--General  Search this
Call number:
KF8968.54 .S483 2014 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1149024

Trial of John H. Surratt in the Criminal Court for the District of Columbia, Hon. George P. Fisher presiding

Defendant:
Surratt, John H (John Harrison),) 1844-1916  Search this
Author:
Fisher, George P (George Purnell),) 1817-1899  Search this
District of Columbia Supreme Court (1863-1936)  Search this
Former owner:
United States Department of State DSI  Search this
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865 Assassination  Search this
Surratt, John H (John Harrison) 1844-1916 Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes (1383 pages) 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1867
Topic:
Lincoln Assassination Conspiracy Trial, Washington, D.C., 1865  Search this
Trials (Assassination)  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Assassination  Search this
Call number:
E457.5.S8 D5 1867
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1029997

Hall-Mills Murder Case

Physical Description:
glass plate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 4 in; 12.7 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
glass plate negative
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Murder  Search this
Trials  Search this
ID Number:
PG.67.88.00858
Catalog number:
67.88.00858
Accession number:
270586
Publisher number:
2118A3
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-90d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_756338

Reports of Outrages, Riots, and Murders Affidavits Relating to Outrages

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Jan. 15, 1866–Aug. 12, 1868
Scope and Contents:
Reports of outrages, riots, and murders, January 15, 1866–August 12, 1868, are arranged chronologically. These reports often include statements revealing the attitudes of the races toward each other, and some pertain to a particular event. Many of these reports were submitted on a monthly basis from the field offices to the Assistant Commissioner.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M999, Subseries 20.2
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Tennessee, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1869
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Tennessee, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1869 / Series 20: Records Relating to Outrages
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io310998f08-2ae6-4a50-8652-64fa3cf3fe6a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m999-ref112
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Poro on trial : the 1913 Special Commission Court case of Rex v. Fino, Bofio and Kalfalla / Katrina H. B. Keefer

Author:
Keefer, Katrina 1981-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Poro (Society)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
2018
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Human sacrifice  Search this
Leopard men  Search this
Justice, Administration of  Search this
Call number:
DT1.A1 A26
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106999

Let the people see : the story of Emmett Till / Elliott J. Gorn

Title:
Story of Emmett Till
Author:
Gorn, Elliott J. 1951-  Search this
Subject:
Till, Emmett 1941-1955  Search this
Till-Mobley, Mamie 1921-2003  Search this
Physical description:
x, 380 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Biographies
Place:
Mississippi
Sumner
United States
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Lynching--History  Search this
African Americans--Crimes against  Search this
Racism--History  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104657

Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America / Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson

Author:
Till-Mobley, Mamie d. 2003  Search this
Benson, Chris 1953-  Search this
Subject:
Till, Emmett 1941-1955 Death and burial  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 290 p. : ill. ; 16 p. of plates: 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mississippi
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Lynching  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
African American youth--Crimes against  Search this
Racism  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_717798

The tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson : and the comedy Those extraordinary twins / by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens)

Title:
Pudd'nhead Wilson : Those extraordinary twins
Those extraordinary twins
Author:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910  Search this
Author:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910 Those extraordinary twins  Search this
Beckwith-Browning-Peterson Teratology Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Beckwith, J. Bruce 1933-,- DSI  Search this
Browning, Nancy Gay DSI  Search this
Publisher:
American Publishing Company  Search this
Physical description:
432 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations, 1 portrait ; 23 cm
Type:
Fiction
Legal stories
Dummies (Publishing)
Place:
Missouri
Date:
1894
Topic:
Infants switched at birth  Search this
Impostors and imposture  Search this
Passing (Identity)  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Conjoined twins  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095936

Pudd'nhead Wilson ; and, Those extraordinary twins : authoritative texts, textual introduction and tables of variants, criticism / Samuel Langhorne Clemens ; edited by Sidney E. Berger

Title:
Those extraordinary twins
Author:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910  Search this
Editor:
Berger, Sidney E.  Search this
Author:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910 Those extraordinary twins  Search this
Beckwith-Browning-Peterson Teratology Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Beckwith, J. Bruce 1933-,- DSI  Search this
Browning, Nancy Gay DSI  Search this
Publisher:
W.W. Norton & Company  Search this
Subject:
Twain, Mark 1835-1910 Pudd'nhead Wilson  Search this
Twain, Mark 1835-1910 Those extraordinary twins  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 384 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Fiction
Legal fiction (Literature)
Legal stories
Place:
Missouri
Date:
1980
Topic:
Infants switched at birth  Search this
Impostors and imposture  Search this
Passing (Identity)  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Conjoined twins  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095937

Juggernaut : the Whitman Massacre trial, 1850 / Ronald B. Lansing

Author:
Lansing, Ronald B  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 140 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Oregon
Oregon City
Oregon Territory
Date:
1993
©1993
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Whitman Massacre, 1847  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089314

Indian justice : a Cherokee murder trial at Tahlequah in 1840 / as reported by John Howard Payne ; edited with introduction and footnotes by Grant Foreman

Author:
Payne, John Howard 1791-1852  Search this
Foreman, Grant 1869-1953  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Archilla -1841 Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
MacIntosh, John -1839  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 112 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
Oklahoma
Tahlequah
Date:
1962
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Cherokee law  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_773533

'Murder--most foul' : trial of Charles Squire & Hannah his wife, at Stafford Lent Assizes, 1799, before Sir Soulden Lawrence : for the wilful murder of Joseph Green, their apprentice, by a series of most shocking and unparalleled cruelties

Title:
Trial of Charles Squire, &c
Defendant:
Squire, Charles -1799  Search this
Author:
Lawrence, Soulden Sir 1751-1814  Search this
Former owner:
Smithson, James 1765-1829 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
16 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1799
1799]
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Call number:
HV6535.G7 M97 1799
HV6535.G7M97
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_155021

The count and the confession : a true mystery / John Taylor

Author:
Taylor, John 1955-  Search this
Subject:
Monroe, Beverly  Search this
De la Burde, Roger Zygmut  Search this
Physical description:
362 pages ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Virginia
Date:
2002
©2002
Topic:
Murder  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078492

Murder in the model city : the Black Panthers, Yale, and the redemption of a killer / Paul Bass and Douglas W. Rae

Author:
Bass, Paul 1960-  Search this
Rae, Douglas W  Search this
Subject:
Kimbro, Warren  Search this
Brewster, Kingman 1919-  Search this
Black Panther Party  Search this
Yale University History  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 322 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Case studies
Trials, litigation, etc
Biography
Place:
Connecticut
New Haven
United States
New Haven (Conn.)
Date:
2006
C2006
20th century
Topic:
Murder  Search this
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Political activists  Search this
Political activists--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_800763

The silencing of Ruby McCollum : race, class, and gender in the South / Tammy Evans ; foreword by Jacqueline Jones Royster ; afterword by Lynn Worsham

Author:
Evans, Tammy 1959-  Search this
Subject:
McCollum, Ruby ca. 1915-  Search this
Physical description:
xxxii, 173 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
Florida
Live Oak
Southern States
Date:
2006
C2006
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
African American women--Civil rights--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819449

The Big Eddy Club : the stocking stranglings and southern justice / David Rose

Author:
Rose, David 1959 July 21-  Search this
Subject:
Gary, Carlton  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 350 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Trials, litigation, etc
Place:
Georgia
Columbus
United States
Date:
2007
Topic:
Trials (Murder)  Search this
Serial murderers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_826727

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