"Former Supreme Court Justice Seriously Ill" Holmes, Oliver Wendell [1841-1935]. [5" x 7" Black-and-White Press Photograph of Holmes]. [(New York): International News Photos, March 1, 1935]. Light crinkling to edges, stamps, annotations and tipped-in caption to verso. $150. * The caption reads: "Former Supreme Court Justice Seriously Ill. Washington D.C.....The venerable Oliver Wendell Holmes, for twenty-nine years a liberal member of the United States Supreme Court, who is gravely ill at his home here. Mr. Holmes was suddenly stricken with bronchial pneumonia. Mr. Holmes will be ninety-four years old on March 8th."
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