Frank H. Walworth collection 1873-1874
Frank H. Walworth collection
Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882
This collection contains 4 letters that New York politician Thurlow Weed received about Frank H. Walworth, who was sentenced to life in prison for murdering his father, Mansfield Tracy Walworth, in June 1873. The writers appealed to Weed to speak to Governor John A. Dix on Walworth's behalf and raised the possibility of an executive pardon.
The material is in English
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