The conspiracy trial for the murder of the president, and the attempt to overthrow the government by the assassination of its principal officers / edited, with an introduction, by Ben: Perley Poore

Author(s): Herold, David E., 1844-1865
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Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865
Atzerodt, George A., 1835-1865--Trials, litigation, etc
Payne, Lewis, 1845-1865--Trials, litigation, etc
O'Laughlin, Michael, d. 1867--Trials, litigation, etc
Spangler, Edward--Trials, litigation, etc
Arnold, Samuel, 1834-1906--Trials, litigation, etc
Surratt, Mary E. (Mary Eugenia), 1820-1865--Trials, litigation, etc
Mudd, Samuel Alexander, 1833-1883--Trials, litigation, etc
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston : J.E. Tilton, 1865-1866
Physical Description: 3 v. ; 19 cm
Additional Authors: Poore, Benjamin Perley, 1820-1887
United States. Army. Military Commission (Lincoln's assassins : 1865)
Notes: Trial of David E. Herold, George A. Atzerodt, Lewis Payne, Michael O'Laughlin, Edward Spangler, Samuel Arnold, Mary E. Surratt and Samuel A. Mudd, before a military commission, at Washington, D.C
"The Commission [to try the conspirators] convened by Special order no. 216, met ... [May 10, 1865] consisting of the following detail:--Major-General David Hunter, U.S.V.; Major-General Lew Wallace, U.S.V.; Brevet Major-General August V. Kautz, U.S.V; Brigadier-General Alvin [i.e. Albion] P. Howe, U.S.V.; Brigadier-General Robert S. Foster, U.S.V.; Brevet Brigadier-General James A. Ekin, U.S.V.; Brigadier-General T.M. Harris, U.S.V.; Brevet Colonel C.H. Tompkins, U.S.A.; Lieutenant-Colonel David R. Clendenin, Eighth Illinois cavalry."
"Brigadier-General Joseph Holt, judge advocate and recorder, assisted by Judge Advocates Burnett and Bingham."--V. 1, p. 9-10
"The session of the Commission was not public; but subsequently the injunction of secrecy was removed from the following portions of the evidence taken."--V. 1, p. 20
Reproduction of original from Huntington Library
Sabin no. 41181
RLIN, CTRG96-B2996
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2005 miunns
OCLC Number: CTRG96-B2996