The Resource The life, trial, confession, and execution of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate and murderer : executed on Bedloe's Island, New York Bay, on the 13th of July, 1860, for the murder of Capt. Burr, Smith and Oliver Watts, on board the oyster sloop E.A. Johnson : containing the history of his life (written by himself) from childhood up to the time of his arrest : with a full account of his piracies, murders, mutinies, high-way robberies, etc., comprising the particulars of one hundred murders! : to which is added the account of his arrest, imprisonment, trial and execution ; also, his phrenological character, as described by L.N. Fowler

The life, trial, confession, and execution of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate and murderer : executed on Bedloe's Island, New York Bay, on the 13th of July, 1860, for the murder of Capt. Burr, Smith and Oliver Watts, on board the oyster sloop E.A. Johnson : containing the history of his life (written by himself) from childhood up to the time of his arrest : with a full account of his piracies, murders, mutinies, high-way robberies, etc., comprising the particulars of one hundred murders! : to which is added the account of his arrest, imprisonment, trial and execution ; also, his phrenological character, as described by L.N. Fowler

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The life, trial, confession, and execution of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate and murderer : executed on Bedloe's Island, New York Bay, on the 13th of July, 1860, for the murder of Capt. Burr, Smith and Oliver Watts, on board the oyster sloop E.A. Johnson : containing the history of his life (written by himself) from childhood up to the time of his arrest : with a full account of his piracies, murders, mutinies, high-way robberies, etc., comprising the particulars of one hundred murders! : to which is added the account of his arrest, imprisonment, trial and execution ; also, his phrenological character, as described by L.N. Fowler
Title
The life, trial, confession, and execution of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate and murderer
Title remainder
executed on Bedloe's Island, New York Bay, on the 13th of July, 1860, for the murder of Capt. Burr, Smith and Oliver Watts, on board the oyster sloop E.A. Johnson : containing the history of his life (written by himself) from childhood up to the time of his arrest : with a full account of his piracies, murders, mutinies, high-way robberies, etc., comprising the particulars of one hundred murders! : to which is added the account of his arrest, imprisonment, trial and execution ; also, his phrenological character, as described by L.N. Fowler
Title variation
  • Trial of Albert W. Hicks for piracy on board the sloop Edwin A. Johnson : United States Circuit Court
  • Trial and confession of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate
Creator
Contributor
Defendant
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
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approximately 1820-1860
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Hicks, Albert W.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF223.H53
LC item number
H53 1860a
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • active 1860
  • 1811-1896
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  • De Angelis, Lorenzo
  • Fowler, L. N.
  • United States
Series statement
  • HeinOnline New York legal research library
  • HeinOnline world trials
  • HeinOnline history of capital punishment
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  • Hicks, Albert W
  • E.A. Johnson (Sloop)
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Trials (Piracy)
  • Pirates
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specialized
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The life, trial, confession, and execution of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate and murderer : executed on Bedloe's Island, New York Bay, on the 13th of July, 1860, for the murder of Capt. Burr, Smith and Oliver Watts, on board the oyster sloop E.A. Johnson : containing the history of his life (written by himself) from childhood up to the time of his arrest : with a full account of his piracies, murders, mutinies, high-way robberies, etc., comprising the particulars of one hundred murders! : to which is added the account of his arrest, imprisonment, trial and execution ; also, his phrenological character, as described by L.N. Fowler
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Note
  • Trial in U.S. Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York, commencing May 18, 1860, for piracy
  • "The Confession [p. 39-66] was made ... to me and Mr. G.W. Clackner, he writing down the statement ... [with corrections]"--Letter to New York times, July 12, 1860, signed: Lorenzo De Angelis
  • ©2009 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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unknown
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online resource
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rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (84 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
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unknown
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unknown
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remote
Label
The life, trial, confession, and execution of Albert W. Hicks, the pirate and murderer : executed on Bedloe's Island, New York Bay, on the 13th of July, 1860, for the murder of Capt. Burr, Smith and Oliver Watts, on board the oyster sloop E.A. Johnson : containing the history of his life (written by himself) from childhood up to the time of his arrest : with a full account of his piracies, murders, mutinies, high-way robberies, etc., comprising the particulars of one hundred murders! : to which is added the account of his arrest, imprisonment, trial and execution ; also, his phrenological character, as described by L.N. Fowler
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Trial in U.S. Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York, commencing May 18, 1860, for piracy
  • "The Confession [p. 39-66] was made ... to me and Mr. G.W. Clackner, he writing down the statement ... [with corrections]"--Letter to New York times, July 12, 1860, signed: Lorenzo De Angelis
  • ©2009 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (84 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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