Text in: Hargrave, Francis. An argument in the case of James Sommersett,... London : Printed for the author and sold by W. Otridge ..., 1772, title page. Published in: Slavery in the courtroom : an annotated bi... more
Print shows Sir Hugh Palliser, a naval admiral and accuser of Admiral Augustus Keppel following the inconclusive battle off the coast of Ushant in 1778, being pulled off a cliff by demons toward the open mouth ... more
Depicts event of January 25, 1774 when Boston Commissioner of Customs John Malcom (or Malcomb) was tarred and feathered and hung out his window by an angry mob.
Print shows Charlotte Corday standing before the judges of the Revolutionary Tribunal with the body of Marat which lying between them. She responds to the Tribunal, "Wretches, I did not expect to appear before ... more
"The interior of the Revolutionary Tribunal crowded with figures. Charlotte Corday (right) stands at the bar, a raised circular stone platform, her wrists linked by a chain, addressing her judges (left), who li... more
Antoine Quentin Fouquier-Tinville on trial before the Revolutionary Tribunal in the third year of the Republic. Plate from: Collection complète des tableaux historiques de la révolution française. Paris, chez A... more
Print showing the interior of the House of Lords during the trial of Caroline, queen, consort of George IV. Seated around a table in the center are the Queen, the Judges, the Bishops, the Lord Chancellor, the A... more
Louis XVI, seated in the foreground on the right, responding to accusations presented by the people of France. In album: French Revolution. Forms part of: John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress).
Print shows Marie Antoinette, full-length portrait, facing front, with soldiers during her trial by the Revolutionary Tribunal. Title from item.
Illus. in: Boston slave riot, and trial of Anthony Burns. Boston : Fetridge and company, 1854, title page. Published in: Slavery in the courtroom : an annotated bibliography of American cases / Paul Finkelman. ... more
Advertisement for pamphlet of the Supreme Court's Dred Scott decision by Van Evrie, Horton & Co., No. 40 Ann Street, New York. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 3, no. 134 (1859 July 23), p. 479.
Print shows Jesus Christ wearing a crown of thorns, with hands loosely bound, sitting in a large room surrounded by theologians who hold up their sentences against him. Pointius Pilate of Jerusalem is the judge... more
Photograph shows the 12 male jurors at the trial of John H. Surratt. The individual jurors are identified by name below the image. Title from item. Copyright by J. Orville Johnson.
Print shows head-and-shoulders portrait of Chief Justice Joseph Neilson surrounded by head-and-shoulders portraits of 17 people, including S.D. Morris, Theodore Tilton, Francis D. Moulton, and Henry Ward Beecher.
Photograph shows Theodore Roosevelt testifying on his own behalf in the Roosevelt-Newett Libel case in the court house at Marquette, Michigan. Photograph by Underwood & Underwood, N. Y. No. 14428. Date taken fr... more
Photograph shows Theodore Roosevelt seated with legs crossed; left hand gripping jacket lapel. No. 20095. Handwritten on verso: Regular portrait cabinet Ex-Pres. Col. Theodore Roosevelt, April 20/15. Title fr... more
"Al-Nashrah al-thāniyah taḥtawī ʻalá tafṣīl muḥākamat al-Duktūr Shahbandar wa-rifāqihi wa-ṣadá al-ḥukm fī Sūrīyah wa-ghayrihā."
Photograph shows Colonel Sherman Moreland and Lt. Colonel Joseph I. McMullen seated at a table during the court martial proceedings against General William Mitchell for expressing his views about the value of a... more