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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Allan Pinkerton and R. J. Linden to F. B. Gowen, 1880-09-22
Communication encloses statement of Ned Curley, who is serving a sentence at Eastern Penitentiary for the murder of John Gunning in 1876. Curley spoke with Robert J. Linden regarding the murder of Thomas Dougherty, who was killed in 1874, and other crimes. Curley denied any knowledge on the whereabouts of fugitives.
Pinkerton, Allan, 1819-1884Gowen, Franklin B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1836-1889Linden, Robert J. (Robert Jay), 1835-1904
Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
Secret societiesEmigration and immigration--Social aspectsPrivate investigatorsFugitives from justiceMurder--InvestigationCoal miners--Societies, etc.
Molly Maguires (Organization)Eastern State Penitentiary of Pennsylvania
1 item (4 pages)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Reading Company records (Accession 1520)
Series III Subject Files, Box 1001, Folder 4
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Reading Company records (Accession 1520), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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