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Broadside: An account of the execution of Margaret Harvey, a young woman of only 18 years of age, who was executed at the New Drop, London, on Monday the 8th of January, 1821, for the murder of her male bastard child...
Broadside regarding the execution of Margaret Harvey. Includes lines of poetry written by Harvey, according to the broadside.
Full title: An account of the execution of Margaret Harvey, a young woman of only 18 years of age, who was executed at the New Drop, London, on Monday the 8th of January, 1821, for the murder of her male bastard child, by cutting its throat, and concealing it in her bed-room, and afterwards throwing its mangled body upon the fire, which was nearly burnt to ashes when discovered by her fellow-servant; together with a copy of an affecting letter, written to her mother the evening before her execution!
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1 broadside (16.5 x 6.5 inches)
Kent State University
Special Collections and Archives
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Crimes Against Children
British Criminal Broadsides collection
United Kingdom. England