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The Resource Contempt of court : the turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism, Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips, Jr

Contempt of court : the turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism, Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips, Jr

Label
Contempt of court : the turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism
Title
Contempt of court
Title remainder
the turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism
Statement of responsibility
Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips, Jr
Title variation
Turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the lynching of a black man in Chattanooga in 1906 after he was given a stay of execution by the Supreme Court. This sparked a trial for contempt of court against the sheriff, his deputies, and members of the lynch mob. It is the only criminal trial in the history of the Supreme Court
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curriden, Mark
Dewey number
345.73/0234
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.J63
LC item number
C87 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Phillips, Leroy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Contempt of court
  • Lynching
Label
Contempt of court : the turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism, Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-383) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A plea for justice -- Scene of the crime -- Someone must pay -- Pretense of law and order -- "Can you swear it?" -- The jury's verdict -- Enter Noah Parden -- THe appeals begin -- Writ of habeas corpus -- The Supreme Court intervenes -- Gallows disappointed -- God bless you all; I am innocent -- The honor of the court -- Secret service men -- Supreme jurisdiction -- Sheriff Shipp on trial -- "Guilty, guilty, guilty!"
Control code
ocm40739011
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 394 pages, 20 plates
Isbn
9780571199525
Lccn
99019327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40739011
Label
Contempt of court : the turn-of-the-century lynching that launched 100 years of federalism, Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-383) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A plea for justice -- Scene of the crime -- Someone must pay -- Pretense of law and order -- "Can you swear it?" -- The jury's verdict -- Enter Noah Parden -- THe appeals begin -- Writ of habeas corpus -- The Supreme Court intervenes -- Gallows disappointed -- God bless you all; I am innocent -- The honor of the court -- Secret service men -- Supreme jurisdiction -- Sheriff Shipp on trial -- "Guilty, guilty, guilty!"
Control code
ocm40739011
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 394 pages, 20 plates
Isbn
9780571199525
Lccn
99019327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40739011

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