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To the publick. I the subscriber, Abraham H. Van Vleck, of the City of New York, knowing I have committed a most atrocious crime against my country ... in shipping privisions to Nantrucket ... make a free and voluntary gift of the Sloop Henry an

To the publick. I the subscriber, Abraham H. Van Vleck, of the City of...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Aug 4, 1775. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 108, Folder 32.

The crowning crime of Christendom by James Hurnard. Colchester. Bacon, printer [185-?].

The crowning crime of Christendom by James Hurnard. Colchester. Bacon,...

Title.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 177, Folder 28.

The crowning crime of Christendom by James Hurnard. Colchester. Bacon printer [1852].

The crowning crime of Christendom by James Hurnard. Colchester. Bacon ...

Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 61, Folder 16.

Andy Howland, south West Union, Custer County, Nebraska.

Andy Howland, south West Union, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: "Bachelor proved up on claim and borrowed $300 on it, went to Grand Island and never was heard from. Supposed to have been murdered for his money. His brother Charles offered $500 for any track of hi... more

Charles Howland and wife, West Union, Nebraska, Custer County, Nebraska.

Charles Howland and wife, West Union, Nebraska, Custer County, Nebrask...

summary: His brother Andrew proved up on his claim and received $300. He then went to Grand Island and was never heard from again. His brother offered a $500 reward for any clue as to his whereabouts. He was s... more

The Law vindicated, - four of the Chicago anarchists pay the penalty of their crime ... / from sketches by Will E. Chapin.

The Law vindicated, - four of the Chicago anarchists pay the penalty o...

Two scenes in the Cook County jail showing anarchist Parsons singing in his cell, and march of four Chicago anarchists to the scaffold before the moment of execution. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newsp... more

George Meadows, murderer & rapist, lynched on scene of his last crime

George Meadows, murderer & rapist, lynched on scene of his last crime

Photograph shows African American man with hands bound hanging from a tree. Photo by L. Horgan, Jr., Birmingham. Title from item.

A training-school of crime Boys playing pickpocket in an alley.

A training-school of crime Boys playing pickpocket in an alley.

Illustration shows boys rummaging through a sleeping man's pockets. Illus. in: Darkness and daylight: or, Lights and shadows of New York life. A woman's narrative of mission and rescue work in tough places, wi... more

A tenement-house alley gang : Candidates for crime / / R.T.S.

A tenement-house alley gang : Candidates for crime / / R.T.S.

Illustration shows children and teenagers gathered on and around a wagon in a dilapidated alley. Illus. in: Darkness and daylight: or, Lights and shadows of New York life. A woman's narrative of mission and re... more

U.S. Reports: Rowe v. United States, 164 U.S. 546 (1896)

U.S. Reports: Rowe v. United States, 164 U.S. 546 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Rowe v. United States

U.S. Reports: McElroy v. United States, 164 U.S. 76 (1896)

U.S. Reports: McElroy v. United States, 164 U.S. 76 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; McElroy v. United States

U.S. Reports: United States v. Freight Association, 166 U.S. 290 (1897)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Freight Association, 166 U.S. 290 (1897...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 166; October Term, 1896; United States v. Trans-Missouri Freight Association

U.S. Reports: Hunt v. United States, 166 U.S. 424 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Hunt v. United States, 166 U.S. 424 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 166; October Term, 1896; Hunt v. United States

U.S. Reports: Chapman v. United States, 164 U.S. 436 (1896)

U.S. Reports: Chapman v. United States, 164 U.S. 436 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Chapman v. United States

U.S. Reports: Mills v. United States, 164 U.S. 644 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Mills v. United States, 164 U.S. 644 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Mills v. United States

U.S. Reports: Acers v. United States, 164 U.S. 388 (1896)

U.S. Reports: Acers v. United States, 164 U.S. 388 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Acers v. United States

U.S. Reports: United States v. Hewecker, 164 U.S. 46 (1896)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Hewecker, 164 U.S. 46 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; United States v. Hewecker

U.S. Reports: Draper v. United States, 164 U.S. 240 (1896)

U.S. Reports: Draper v. United States, 164 U.S. 240 (1896)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Draper v. United States

U.S. Reports: Iasigi v. Van De Carr, 166 U.S. 391 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Iasigi v. Van De Carr, 166 U.S. 391 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 166; October Term, 1896; Iasigi v. Van De Carr

U.S. Reports: Osborne v. Florida, 164 U.S. 650 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Osborne v. Florida, 164 U.S. 650 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Osborne v. Florida

U.S. Reports: Thompson v. Utah, 170 U.S. 343 (1898)

U.S. Reports: Thompson v. Utah, 170 U.S. 343 (1898)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 170; October Term, 1897; Thompson v. Utah

U.S. Reports: Craemer v. Washington State, 168 U.S. 124 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Craemer v. Washington State, 168 U.S. 124 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 168; October Term, 1897; Craemer v. Washington State

U.S. Reports: Williams v. United States, 168 U.S. 382 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Williams v. United States, 168 U.S. 382 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 168; October Term, 1897; Williams v. United States

U.S. Reports: Barrett v. United States (No. 2), 169 U.S. 231 (1898)

U.S. Reports: Barrett v. United States (No. 2), 169 U.S. 231 (1898)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 169; October Term, 1897; Barrett v. United States (No. 2)

A new crime / Dalrymple.

A new crime / Dalrymple.

Print shows New York City Mayor Robert Anderson Van Wyck as a judge and Richard Croker(?) as a policeman, holding a club labeled "Tammany", bringing a man labeled "Reform" before the judge in a courtroom. Title... more

U.S. Reports: Matteson v. Dent, 176 U.S. 521 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Matteson v. Dent, 176 U.S. 521 (1900)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 176; October Term, 1899; Matteson v. Dent

U.S. Reports: Aldrich v. Chemical National Bank, 176 U.S. 618 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Aldrich v. Chemical National Bank, 176 U.S. 618 (1900)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 176; October Term, 1899; Aldrich v. Chemical National Bank

U.S. Reports: Motes v. United States, 178 U.S. 458 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Motes v. United States, 178 U.S. 458 (1900)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 178; October Term, 1899; Motes v. United States

[A series of statistical charts illustrating the condition of the descendants of former African slaves now in residence in the United States of America] Crime among American Negroes.

[A series of statistical charts illustrating the condition of the desc...

Bar graph shows number of African American prisoners in jails and the types of crimes they committed. Title from LOT 11931, no. 37; part title from item. Chart prepared by Atlanta University students for the Ne... more

U.S. Reports: Davis v. Burke, 179 U.S. 399 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Davis v. Burke, 179 U.S. 399 (1900)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 179; October Term, 1900; Davis v. Burke

Paying the death penalty for crime - garroting a criminal at Bilibid Prison, Manila, P.I.

Paying the death penalty for crime - garroting a criminal at Bilibid P...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Criminals and crime 1901; Executions Garrote; Photog. I.; Philippine I. Manila; G... more

And speedily the punishment fits the crime

And speedily the punishment fits the crime

Man hung by neck from tree by 4 soldiers. Stereo copyrighted by C.H. Graves (The Universal Photo Art Co.). No. 4609c. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Justice, Mili... more

Paying the death penalty for crime - garroting a criminal at Bilibid Prison, Manila, P.I.

Paying the death penalty for crime - garroting a criminal at Bilibid P...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

U.S. Reports: Hyde v. Shine, 199 U.S. 62 (1905)

U.S. Reports: Hyde v. Shine, 199 U.S. 62 (1905)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 199; October Term, 1904; Hyde v. Shine

U.S. Reports: Kessler v. Treat, 205 U.S. 33 (1907)

U.S. Reports: Kessler v. Treat, 205 U.S. 33 (1907)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 205; October Term, 1906; Kessler v. Treat, United States Marshal; Morgan v. Same; Carpenter v. Same; Whittle v. Same; Wilcox v. Same; Braden v. Same; Royster v. Same; Smith v. S... more

Crime - N.Y. Police, Rogues' Gallery--July 1909

Crime - N.Y. Police, Rogues' Gallery--July 1909

Two men looking at photos. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

His duty

His duty

It's Bob Allen's twenty-first birthday. His mother and his brother Jack, a policeman present him with a cap, personalized with his initals in the lining. Jack then goes to work and Bob goes out also. Later in t... more

Le crime de Reims. Exposition . . . au profit des victimes du bombardement de Reims et du refuge franco-belge

Le crime de Reims. Exposition . . . au profit des victimes du bombarde...

A view of the burning ruins of Rheims Cathedral. The city of Rheims was shelled with explosives and incendiaries by the Germans during ten days in September of 1914 with the cathedral as the main target. O... more

Every suggestion of peace except based on unconditional surrender of Germany and punishment of Germany's criminals is a tribute to crime and an insult to the God of Justice and morality ... By Richard H. Edmonds, Editor Manufacturers Record, Bal

Every suggestion of peace except based on unconditional surrender of G...

War Eagle Series - two.; War Eagle series.; Items 32/10 through 32/10l are all part of the War Eagle series. There are 13 items in the series, including an introductory page (32/10). Available also through the ... more

[Frank Costello, half-length portrait, seated, behind microphone, testifying before the Kefauver Committee investigating organized crime] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Frank Costello, half-length portrait, seated, behind microphone, test...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Joseph Profaci at Crime Comm. hearing / World-Telegram photo by Walter Albertin.

Joseph Profaci at Crime Comm. hearing / World-Telegram photo by Walter...

Joseph Profaci, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. NYWT&S staff photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

From the Kennebec to California; reminiscences of a California pioneer

From the Kennebec to California; reminiscences of a California pioneer

Henry Hiram Ellis (1829-1909) of Maine sailed round the Horn to San Francisco in 1849. From the Kennebec to California (1959) contains various versions of his reminiscences covering his adventures as a gold min... more

Steve Magaddino at crime coun. hearing / World Telegram photo by Walter Albertin.

Steve Magaddino at crime coun. hearing / World Telegram photo by Walte...

Steve Magaddino, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Rose v. Locke, 423 U.S. 48 (1975)

U.S. Reports: Rose v. Locke, 423 U.S. 48 (1975)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 423; October Term, 1975; Rose, Warden v. Locke

Sentence of August 1, 1703 against the clerks in the Office of the General Lieutenancy of the Princedom of Catalonia for misappropriation of funds

Sentence of August 1, 1703 against the clerks in the Office of the Gen...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Judgment of August 1, 1703 issued by Feliciano de Cordellas on behalf the General Syndic of the Princedom of Catalonia, in the case against the General Lieutenancy of the Princedom of Catalonia for misappropriation of funds

Judgment of August 1, 1703 issued by Feliciano de Cordellas on behalf ...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Sentence of January 24, 1722 issued by Francisco de Alós Rius on behalf the Procurator Fiscal and Agent of Captain Simón Bregante in the case against Nicolás Piaggio of Genova for robbery

Sentence of January 24, 1722 issued by Francisco de Alós Rius on behal...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Atalante et Hippomene (ballet). 1764?

Atalante et Hippomene (ballet). 1764?

la poesie est de Monsieur l'abbé Metastase, poete de la Cour imperiale ; la musique nouvellement composée, est de Monsieur Nicolas Jommelli, directeur de la musique & maitre de chapelle au service actuel de S.A... more

Sentence of December 31, 1862 issued by the Second Criminal Chamber of the Royal Audiencia of the city of Barcelona, concerning criminal charges against Claudio Feliú Fontanills for impersonating a deceased person known as Claudio Fontanellas Sala

Sentence of December 31, 1862 issued by the Second Criminal Chamber of...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

The crime of crimes; or, The convict system unmasked,

The crime of crimes; or, The convict system unmasked,

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The Jewish heart : musical play in 4 acts Dos Yudishe harts : folks shtik in 4 akten

The Jewish heart : musical play in 4 acts Dos Yudishe harts : folks sh...

D20918 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

My wife's husband : comedy drama in 4 acts Mayn vaybs man : lebens bild mit gezang un tentse in 4 akten

My wife's husband : comedy drama in 4 acts Mayn vaybs man : lebens bil...

D23718 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Sold to shame : four act comedy drama Farkoft tzu shonda : a drama in 4 akten

Sold to shame : four act comedy drama Farkoft tzu shonda : a drama in ...

D31380 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Galathea, or, Woman always woman : fantastic drama in 4 acts (musical) Galathea, oder, Froy blaybt froy : fantastishe drama in 4 akten

Galathea, or, Woman always woman : fantastic drama in 4 acts (musical)...

D34321 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Her mistake : a drama in 4 acts with music Ihr misteyk : drame in 4 akten mit muzik

Her mistake : a drama in 4 acts with music Ihr misteyk : drame in 4 ak...

D37047 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Eliminate crime in the slums through housing

Eliminate crime in the slums through housing

Poster promoting planned housing as a method to deter crime in the slums, showing stylized man holding a gun against a backdrop of tenement buildings. Title from item. Date stamped on verso: Sep 12 1936. New Yo... more

Judgment of August 1, 1703 issued by Feliciano de Cordellas on behalf the General Syndic of the Princedom of Catalonia, in the case against the General Lieutenancy of the Princedom of Catalonia for misappropriation of funds

Judgment of August 1, 1703 issued by Feliciano de Cordellas on behalf ...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Sentence of August 1, 1703 against the clerks in the Office of the General Lieutenancy of the Princedom of Catalonia for misappropriation of funds

Sentence of August 1, 1703 against the clerks in the Office of the Gen...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Sentence of January 24, 1722 issued by Francisco de Alós Rius on behalf the Procurator Fiscal and Agent of Captain Simón Bregante in the case against Nicolás Piaggio of Genova for robbery

Sentence of January 24, 1722 issued by Francisco de Alós Rius on behal...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Atalante et Hippomene (ballet). 1764?

Atalante et Hippomene (ballet). 1764?

la poesie est de Monsieur l'abbé Metastase, poete de la Cour imperiale ; la musique nouvellement composée, est de Monsieur Nicolas Jommelli, directeur de la musique & maitre de chapelle au service actuel de S.A... more

Sentence of December 31, 1862 issued by the Second Criminal Chamber of the Royal Audiencia of the city of Barcelona, concerning criminal charges against Claudio Feliú Fontanills for impersonating a deceased person known as Claudio Fontanellas Sala

Sentence of December 31, 1862 issued by the Second Criminal Chamber of...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

The crime of crimes; or, The convict system unmasked,

The crime of crimes; or, The convict system unmasked,

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The Jewish heart : musical play in 4 acts Dos Yudishe harts : folks shtik in 4 akten

The Jewish heart : musical play in 4 acts Dos Yudishe harts : folks sh...

D20918 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

My wife's husband : comedy drama in 4 acts Mayn vaybs man : lebens bild mit gezang un tentse in 4 akten

My wife's husband : comedy drama in 4 acts Mayn vaybs man : lebens bil...

D23718 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Sold to shame : four act comedy drama Farkoft tzu shonda : a drama in 4 akten

Sold to shame : four act comedy drama Farkoft tzu shonda : a drama in ...

D31380 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Galathea, or, Woman always woman : fantastic drama in 4 acts (musical) Galathea, oder, Froy blaybt froy : fantastishe drama in 4 akten

Galathea, or, Woman always woman : fantastic drama in 4 acts (musical)...

D34321 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Her mistake : a drama in 4 acts with music Ihr misteyk : drame in 4 akten mit muzik

Her mistake : a drama in 4 acts with music Ihr misteyk : drame in 4 ak...

D37047 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Judgment of August 1, 1703 issued by Feliciano de Cordellas on behalf the General Syndic of the Princedom of Catalonia, in the case against the General Lieutenancy of the Princedom of Catalonia for misappropriation of funds

Judgment of August 1, 1703 issued by Feliciano de Cordellas on behalf ...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Sentence of August 1, 1703 against the clerks in the Office of the General Lieutenancy of the Princedom of Catalonia for misappropriation of funds

Sentence of August 1, 1703 against the clerks in the Office of the Gen...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Sentence of January 24, 1722 issued by Francisco de Alós Rius on behalf the Procurator Fiscal and Agent of Captain Simón Bregante in the case against Nicolás Piaggio of Genova for robbery

Sentence of January 24, 1722 issued by Francisco de Alós Rius on behal...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Atalante et Hippomene (ballet). 1764?

Atalante et Hippomene (ballet). 1764?

la poesie est de Monsieur l'abbé Metastase, poete de la Cour imperiale ; la musique nouvellement composée, est de Monsieur Nicolas Jommelli, directeur de la musique & maitre de chapelle au service actuel de S.A... more

Sentence of December 31, 1862 issued by the Second Criminal Chamber of the Royal Audiencia of the city of Barcelona, concerning criminal charges against Claudio Feliú Fontanills for impersonating a deceased person known as Claudio Fontanellas Sala

Sentence of December 31, 1862 issued by the Second Criminal Chamber of...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

The crime of crimes; or, The convict system unmasked,

The crime of crimes; or, The convict system unmasked,

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The Jewish heart : musical play in 4 acts Dos Yudishe harts : folks shtik in 4 akten

The Jewish heart : musical play in 4 acts Dos Yudishe harts : folks sh...

D20918 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

My wife's husband : comedy drama in 4 acts Mayn vaybs man : lebens bild mit gezang un tentse in 4 akten

My wife's husband : comedy drama in 4 acts Mayn vaybs man : lebens bil...

D23718 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Sold to shame : four act comedy drama Farkoft tzu shonda : a drama in 4 akten

Sold to shame : four act comedy drama Farkoft tzu shonda : a drama in ...

D31380 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

Galathea, or, Woman always woman : fantastic drama in 4 acts (musical) Galathea, oder, Froy blaybt froy : fantastishe drama in 4 akten

Galathea, or, Woman always woman : fantastic drama in 4 acts (musical)...

D34321 From the collections of the African and Middle Eastern Division, Hebraic Section.

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