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Shooting of Arndt by Vineyard

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DESCRIPTION

Shooting of Charles C.P. Arndt by James Vineyard in the territorial council chamber of the legislature. This depiction of the event was created by the staff artist for the Milwaukee Journal on April 30, 1953.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 23613

Creation Date: 1842 

Creator Name: Quist, Einar V.

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Name File

Genre: Drawing

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: NF Arndt

Original Dimensions: 10 x 8 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The vest warn by Arndt, with the bullet hole, is now in the museum collection of the Wisconsin Historical Society. There is a color, tryptic painting in the Society headquarters building that contains a depiction of the same event. It was painted by William Ashby McCloy in observance of the Wisconsin Centennial.

SUBJECTS

Crime

Firearms

Legislators

Political science

RIGHTS AND PERMISSIONS

This image is © copyrighted property of Journal Sentinel Inc. and is provided by the State Historical Society subject to contract.  Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Division of Library-Archives. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied or distributed as a photograph, electronic file, or any other media. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member.

Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society

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