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Sacco pistol, Ex. 28

Sacco pistol, Ex. 28

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Title:
Sacco pistol, Ex. 28
Description:
Shows measurements of widths of the lands and grooves in Sacco's pistol. At the trial the prosecution claimed they were lands .060 "grooves .107" and that the mortal bullet measured the same. Notice how they fail to fit where superimposed as tested by Hamilton in photograph #4. View 2.
Date:
[ca. 1921–1923]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Photographic prints
Forensic photographs
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS 2030 Box 65, Folder 38: Trial exhibits: Bullets. (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Aldino Felicani Sacco-Vanzetti Collection, 1915-1977
Series:
Series 9: 9: Audio-Visual, Memorabilia, Photographs and Posters, n.d., 1920-1959, 2006 Sub-series 2: Audio-Visual, Memorabilia and Photographs, n.d., 1920 - 1962
Subjects:
Sacco-Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921
Anarchists
Radicalism--United States--History--20th century
Extent:
1 photograph : print ; sheet 26 x 21 cm
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Notes (acquisition):
The Aldino Felicani Sacco-Vanzetti Defense Committee Records were donated to the Boston Public Library by Aneto and Arthur Felicani, March 1979.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
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Language:
English
Call #:
MS 2030 Box 65 F38 (b)