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Photo, Print, Drawing [Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox on trial] / Myrick '85.

[ digital file from original drawing ]

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About this Item

Title

  • [Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox on trial] / Myrick '85.

Summary

  • Drawing shows defense lawyer Roy Minton gesturing while speaking to the jury during Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox's trial for bribery.

Names

  • Myrick, Gary, 1953-, artist

Created / Published

  • [Place not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [1985]

Headings

  • -  Mattox, Jim--Trials, litigation, etc
  • -  Minton, Roy
  • -  Judicial proceedings--Texas--Austin--1980-1990
  • -  Lawyers--Texas--Austin--1980-1990
  • -  Bribery--Texas--Austin--1980-1990

Headings

  • Courtroom sketches--Color--1980-1990.
  • Drawings--Color--1980-1990.

Genre

  • Courtroom sketches--Color--1980-1990
  • Drawings--Color--1980-1990

Notes

  • -  Caption label from exhibit Drawing Justice: An Attorney General Faces Trial. Jim Mattox, Texas attorney general from 1983 to 1991, sits on the right, facing trial on charges that he abused the power of his office. He was charged with commercial bribery when he let Wiley Caldwell of law firm Fulbright & Jaworski know that the state would not approve its tax-exempt bond practice unless the firm stopped trying to subpoena Mattox's sister in a case against Mobil Oil. After a five-week trial, on March 14, 1985, the jury found Mattox not guilty.
  • -  Title devised by Library staff.
  • -  Signed and dated on lower left.
  • -  Gift/Purchase; Gary Myrick; 2014; (DLC/PP-2014:190)
  • -  Exhibited: "Drawing Justice" at the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C., April - October 2017.

Medium

  • 1 drawing on gray paper : colored pencil ; sheet 40.5 x 55.7 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2014:190, no. 227 [P&P]

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Digital Id

  • ppmsca 51126 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.51126

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2017645108

Reproduction Number

  • LC-DIG-ppmsca-51126 (digital file from original drawing)

Rights Advisory

Access Advisory

Online Format

  • image

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  • Rights Advisory: Rights status not evaluated. For general information see: "Copyright and Other Restrictions...," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/195_copr.html
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-51126 (digital file from original drawing)
  • Call Number: Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2014:190, no. 227 [P&P]
  • Access Advisory: Served by appointment (Unprocessed). To make a request, see "Access to Unprocessed Materials," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/info/022_unpr.html

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Chicago citation style:

Myrick, Gary, Artist. Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox on trial / Myrick '85. Texas Austin, 1985. [Place not identified: Publisher not identified] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017645108/.

APA citation style:

Myrick, G. (1985) Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox on trial / Myrick '85. Texas Austin, 1985. [Place not identified: Publisher not identified] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017645108/.

MLA citation style:

Myrick, Gary, Artist. Texas Attorney General Jim Mattox on trial / Myrick '85. [Place not identified: Publisher not identified] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017645108/>.