Photo, Print, Drawing Oliver North / Aggie Kenny 1989.

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Title
Oliver North / Aggie Kenny 1989.
Summary
Sketch shows chief defense attorney Brendan V. Sullivan addressing an African American jury while Judge Gerhard Gesell listens during the Oliver North Iran-Contra trial. In the courtroom, seated at the prosecution table are David M. Zornow, seen from behind, Michael Bromwich, and John W. Keker. Oliver North is sitting on the right, next to defense attorney Barry S. Simon.
Contributor Names
Kenny, Aggie, artist
Created / Published
[1989]
Subject Headings
-  North, Oliver--Trials, litigation, etc
-  Gesell, Gerhard Alden,--1910-1993
-  Sullivan, Brendan V.,--Jr
-  Judicial proceedings--Washington (D.C.)--1980-1990
-  Juries--Washington (D.C.)--1980-1990
-  Iran-Contra Affair, 1985-1990
Format Headings
Courtroom sketches--1980-1990.
Drawings--Color--1980-1990.
Genre
Courtroom sketches--1980-1990
Drawings--Color--1980-1990
Notes
-  Caption from Drawing Justice exhibit: The Iran-Contra Trial. Artist Aggie Kenny traveled to Washington, D.C., to cover a criminal case arising out of the Iran-Contra hearings on the secret sale of arms to Iran during the Reagan administration. Here, Oliver North's chief defense attorney, Brendan V. Sullivan, addresses the jury, while Judge Gerhard Gesell listens. In the foreground, chief prosecutor John W. Keker sits pensively between Michael R. Bromwich to his right and David M. Zornow to his left. Oliver North, on the extreme right, sits with his hands clasped beside defense attorney Barry S. Simon. Although found guilty on three counts, North's convictions were later overturned.
-  Title from item.
-  Signed and dated on lower right.
-  Forms part of: The Thomas V. Girardi collection of courtroom illustration drawings at the Library of Congress.
-  Exhibited: "Drawing Justice" at the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C., April - October 2017.
Medium
1 drawing on tan paper : watercolor, charcoal, and graphite ; sheet 43.2 x 55.6 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2016:018, no. 12 [P&P]
Source Collection
The Thomas V. Girardi collection of courtroom illustration drawings at the Library of Congress
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
ppmsca 51133 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.51133
Library of Congress Control Number
2017645111
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ppmsca-51133 (digital file from original drawing)
Rights Advisory
Rights status not evaluated. For general information see "Copyright and Other Restrictions...," http://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/rr/print/195_copr.html
Access Advisory
Served by appointment only (Unprocessed). To make a request, see "Access to Unprocessed Materials," http://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/rr/print/info/022_unpr.html
Language
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image
Description
1 drawing on tan paper : watercolor, charcoal, and graphite ; sheet 43.2 x 55.6 cm. | Sketch shows chief defense attorney Brendan V. Sullivan addressing an African American jury while Judge Gerhard Gesell listens during the Oliver North Iran-Contra trial. In the courtroom, seated at the prosecution table are David M. Zornow, seen from behind, Michael Bromwich, and John W. Keker. Oliver North is sitting on the right, next to defense attorney Barry S. Simon.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017645111
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Kenny, Aggie, Artist. Oliver North / Aggie Kenny. Washington D.C, 1989. Photograph. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017645111/.

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Kenny, A. (1989) Oliver North / Aggie Kenny. Washington D.C, 1989. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017645111/.

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