Hanging Judge - Harrington, Fred Harvey, and Ball, Larry D (Foreword by)

Isaac C. Parker, the stern U.S. judge for Indian Territory from 1875 to 1896, brought law and order to a lawless frontier region. He held court in the border city of Fort Smith, Arkansas, but his jurisdiction extended over the Indian tribal lands to the west. Pressing juries for convictions, Parker sent seventy-nine convicted criminals to the ...

Hanging Judge 1996, University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN-13: 9780806128399

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