The Ed Johnson & Sheriff Shipp Trials: Selected Images

St. Elmo Station, Scene of Attack on Nevada Taylor in 1906
Walnut Street Bridge, Scene of Lynching of Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson's Tombstone
Courtroom in Old Senate Chamber, Scene of Trial of Sheriff Shipp

Style Hutchins
W. G. M. Thomas
Noah Parden
Lewis Shepherd
Prosecutor Matt Whitaker

Trial Judge Samuel McReynolds
Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan

Sheriff Joseph F. Shipp

The images above appear in Mark Curriden and Leroy Phillips, Jr.'s Contempt of Court: The Turn-of the-Century Lynching That Launched a Hundred Years of Federalism (Faber & Faber, 1999)

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