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'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, Convicted', printed broadside / R. Meagher

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'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, Convicted', printed broadside / R. Meagher

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Safe 1/2b

Record identifier

1l4d8wJ1

'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, Convicted', printed broadside / R. Meagher

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'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, Convicted', printed broadside / R. Meagher

Full title

'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, Convicted', printed broadside / R. Meagher

Date

27 November 1918

Call Numbers

Safe 1/2b

Record Identifier

1l4d8wJ1
Physical Description

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0.01 metres of textual material (1 folder) - 30 x 36 cm - broadside, printed

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Out of copyright

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 3468, frames 11-15 (Safe 1/2b)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Broadside text begins: 'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, convicted. Ex-solicitor Meagher conspires with wife poisoner against innocent woman. The famous Surry Hills Case. Meagher returns to the scene of his crime'. The unknown writer attempts to convince voters that they should not re-elect Meagher as an alderman in the forthcoming Sydney Council electio...

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Full title

'Conspiracy: R.D. Meagher, Convicted', printed broadside / R. Meagher

NOTES

General note

Manuscript annotation on broadside: 'This dodger was distributed in Flinders Municipal Division on the night of Nov. 27, 1918...', signed by W.H. Ifould, Principal Librarian, Public Library of New South Wales, 28 Nov. 1918.

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Administrative / Biographical history

Richard Denis Meagher (1866-1931) was a solicitor and politician. In 1895 he represented George Dean who was accused of poisoning his wife. The following year Meagher was charged with conspiracy over his handling of the case and was struck off the roll of solicitors. After his many applications for readmission as a solicitor were refused, he was...

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Safe 1/2b

Record Identifier

1l4d8wJ1

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455756

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