Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Abolition of capital punishment; Death penalty; Death sentence
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Against execution, 1849
Item — Box 02: Series MSS034.02 [Barcode: 35138007862565], Object: 208
Scope and Contents
The notice encourages the citizens of Lincoln not to attend the public execution. The text argues that execution may not prevent crime.