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The deaf witness ; The irrelevant witness ; The knowing witness.

Image ID: 834381

The deaf witness ; The irrelevant witness ; The knowing witness. (1865)

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Image Title

:  The deaf witness ; The irrelevant witness ; The knowing witness.

Published Date

: 1865

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 13 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The Deaf Witness, when the counsel begins to ask awkward questions, says 'eh?' to every thing ; and if he be a knowing witness at the same time, pretends not to understand, which justifies him in giving stupid and irrelevant answers." "The Knowing Witness, who is not deaf, is a too-clever-by-half gentleman, who soon falls a prey to his overweening opinion of his own sharpness." "The Irrelevant Witness, who introduces fo ....
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Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Trials -- United States

Source Description

: 2 folders (47 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC TRI-US

Digital ID

: 834381

Record ID

: 707840

Digital Item Published

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

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