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Dying speeches and bloody murders: Crime broadsides TOP

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This ace website from the Harvard Law School Library offers a window to the 18th and 19th crimes of Britain. Broadsides were typically one-sided sheets about individual crimes - featuring an account of the crime, an illustration, a write-up of the trial and a purported confession. You can often link these 500 broadsides to the goings-on at the Old Bailey during this time.