Telegram from Clarance Darrow, dated July 7, 1925.

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Telegram from Clarance Darrow sent to individuals who might be willing to testify on behalf of the defense in the case of the State of Tennessee versus Professor Scopes. Dated July 7, 1925.


  • Darrow, Clarence 1857-1938
  • Scopes, John Thomas Trials, litigation, etc

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2015-006841

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  • 1925
  • July 7, 1925

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SIA RU007091 [SIA2015-006841]

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6.5 x 8.5

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