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Object name Newspaper
Description Scrapbook pages containing newspaper clippings from various New York newspapers, April 1888. Clippings relate to a case of a "spirit picture" allegedly produced by a spiritualist, Ann O'Delia Diss Debar, a woman from Kentucky. In a fraud case, Carvalho proved in court that the alleged medium had produced the "spirit picture" through a photochemical procedure.
Collection National Museum of American Jewish History
Credit line Gift of Joan Sturhahn, Miami FL*
Object ID number 1977.11.4 b-d
Date April 1888
Place of Origin New York, New York
People Carvalho, David Nunes
Debar, Ann O'Delia Diss
Subjects Legal profession and civil law
Science
Height (inches) 10.625
Width (inches) 8.75