Interesting Collection of Trial-Related Darrow Photographs [Darrow, Clarence (1857-1938)]. [Fifteen Black-and-White Press Photographs of Darrow, 1924-1936]. Sizes ranging from 5-1/2" x 8" to 8" x 10." Light to moderate edgewear, annotations and tipped-in captions to versos, some photos have crop marks and creases, a few have captions printed below image. An interesting collection. $1,500. * These photographs, some later reprintings, record incidents from four of Darrow's greatest trials. Four relate to the Loeb-Leopold Trial (1924). Three were taken during trials, the fourth is an image of Nathan Leopold from 1957. There are three courtroom scenes from the Scopes Trial (1925) and a single image of Darrow and his client Russell McWilliams, a young man sentenced to death in 1933. The remaining six images depict incidents surrounding the Massie Trial (1931-1932). This group also includes a 1936 picture of Darrow and his wife, Ruby.
Book number 63059