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Author Fortis, Edmund, d. 1794.

Title The last words and dying speech of Edmund Fortis, a Negro man, who appeared to be between thirty and forty years of age, but very ignorant. [electronic resource] : He was executed at Dresden, on Kennebeck River, on Thursday the twenty-fifth day of September, 1794, for a rape and murder, committed on the body of Pamela Tilton, a young girl of about fourteen years of age, daughter of Mr. Tilton of Vassalborough, in the county of Lincoln.

Published Printed and sold at Exeter [N.H.]-- : [s.n.], 1795.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 12 p. ; 17 cm. (12mo)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 47425.
Notes Bristol B9101
Shipton & Mooney 47425
McDade, T.M. Murder, 312
Other formats Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 47425).
Subject Tilton, Pamela, b. 1780?
Executions and executioners -- Maine -- Dresden.
Crime -- Maine.
Murder -- Maine -- Vassalboro.
Rape -- Maine -- Vassalboro.
African American criminals -- Maine.
Other title Last words and dying speech of Edmund Fortis ...