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The Dreyfus trial : scene in court on August 24.

Image ID: 834324

The Dreyfus trial : scene in court on August 24. (1899)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Dreyfus trial : scene in court on August 24.


: Prior, Melton, 1845-1910 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1899

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 27 x 33 cm. (10 1/2 x 13 in.)


: Printed on border: "This was a remarkable scene, as Generals Mercier, Billot, Roget, the government prosecutor, maƮtre labori, and Captain Dreyfus were talking at one time, when the president called out in loud tones, 'Silence!' " "Facsimile of a drawing by our special artist, Melton Prior." Written on border: "Sept. 1899" Brown stains on image.

Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Trials -- France

Source Description

: 1 folder (23 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC TRI-Fra

Digital ID

: 834324

Record ID

: 707810

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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