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Box W0094.01


Contains 1 Collection or Record:


 File — Box: W0094.01, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Contains nine documents, including a newspaper clipping, an affidavit completed by a witness, and the research notes compiled by lawyer John C. Morrow during the 1921 trial of Edwin Stephenson. Stephenson, a Methodist minister and Klansman, murdered Father James Coyle, a Catholic priest, shortly after Coyle officiated the marriage of Stephenson's daughter against her father's wishes. Morrow served as a prosecuting lawyer on the case, and his notes document the prosecution's rebuttal of...
Dates: 1921