Newly appointed Supreme Court Justice attends White House Judiciary reception. Washington, D.C., Jan. 4. Attorney General Frank Murphy, who was today nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court bench, is pictured leaving his hotel for the Judiciary reception at the White House.
Newest member of U.S. Supreme Court, Frank Murphy, former Atty. General, Feb. 1940
Harry Houdini, circa 1905 full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in chains
Not yet Houdini, Ehrich Weiss is shown exhibiting his competitive spirit and wearing medals he won as a member of the Pastime Athletic Club track team in New York.
Houdini prepares to do the Overboard box escape circa 1912
Royal Canadian Mounted Police photograph of Albert Johnson, known also as the Mad Trapper of Rat River. Not his real name, the RCMP issued a series of photos and sent them throughout Canada & the United States in an unsuccessful effort to learn his real identity.
A few of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police involved in hunting Albert Johnson, the "Mad Trapper". Left to Right: Constable A. W. King, was wounded; Mr. Hutchinson; Corporal Hall; unknown; Mr. Melville; Corporal R. S. Wild; Constable E. "Newt" Millen, was killed; unknown.