Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
William Silverman Photographs, 1925
This accession consists of photographs and negatives taken by William Silverman at the 1925 Tennessee v. John T. Scopes anti-evolution trail in Dayton, Tennessee. Silverman, a Georgia Tech student traveled to the trial with his high school science teacher to witness the event. Included are several images of Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan, including two photographs of the outdoor proceedings.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Scopes, John Thomas. -- Trials, litigation, etc.
- Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938
- Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
- Silverman, William
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-042, William Silverman Photographs