Information about the Images

In order of appearance:

Introduction:

Illustration of "the Assassination of Marcus Whitman": from Marcus Whitman M.D.: Pioneer and Martyr by Clifford Merrill Drury, 1937.


An Indictment is Issued:

"Drawing of the Whitman Mission, 1884" from Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Opening of Old Oregon, vol. 1, by Clifford M. Drury, 1973.

Clackamas County U.S. District Court Records, U.S. vs. Telakite et al:

Indictment for murder in the death of Narcissa Whitman (#16).

Summons for E. Spaulding and Sager to appear in court (#25).

Motion by the defendants challenging court's authority (2 pages) (#40 &41).


The Trial Proceeds:

Clackamas County U.S. District Court Records, U.S. vs. Telakite et al:

Testimony of Stickus (#54).

Testimony of McLoughlin (#56).


A Verdict is Reached:

Clackamas County U.S. District Court Records, U.S. vs. Telakite et al:

Verdict (#57).

Motion by the defendants for a new trial (2 pages) (#59 & 60).

Costs related to the trial (no number).

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