English Crime and Execution Broadsides

A sorrowful copy of verses on the awful death and last moments of Jame [sic] Connor who was twice hanged at Kirkdale Goal [sic], for the Mill Street murer [sic]: Sorrowful copy of verses on the awful death and last moments of James Connor who was twice hanged at Kirkdale Gaol for the Mill Street murder

Creator/Contributor:
Connor, James, -1873, creator
Place Of Origin:
England
[Liverpool?
Publisher:
s.n.
Creation Date:
1873?]
1873
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 25 x 18.5 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
biography
Broadsides-England-19th century.
Broadside poems-England-19th century.
Poetry
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Connor, James
Hanging--England--Liverpool
Hanging--England--Liverpool--Poetry
Executions and executioners--England--Liverpool--Poetry
Executions and executioners--England--Liverpool
Notes:
A prose account of the execution, followed by an account in 36 lines of verse, in two columns.
Connor was convicted of the murder of James Gaffney in Mill Street, Liverpool, At his execution on 8 September 1873, the first attempt to hang him failed when the rope broke.
Repository:
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990097995330203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990097995330203941/catalog