Sunday, June 8, 2014

Idaho Statesman Top 50 Stories — 1907 — 'Trial of the Century' By Dan Popkey


From today's (6/8/2014) Idaho Statesman:
For 11 weeks in the summer of 1907, a murder-conspiracy trial that embodied violent conflict between labor and business was front-page news across the country and in here for the rest of the story.

Idaho Statesman link to scans of original editions showing front pages/headlines and stories.
"Ex-Governor Steunenberg Falls Victim To Dynamiters"
"Orchard Is Sentenced To Be Hanged On Friday, May 15"
And more: Stories about Steunenberg killing, Big Bill Haywood trial, Orchard trials

Frank Steunenberg on Fold3

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