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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Assassinations"
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Death Warrant for Giuseppe Zangara, 1933

Death Warrant for Giuseppe Zangara, 1933

Date
1933-03-13
Description
Death warrant for Giuseppe Zangara, addressed to Leonard Fielding Chapman, superintendent of the Florida State Prison at Raiford, as well as Sheriff Daniel E. Hardie of Dade County. On February 15, 1933, Zangara attempted to assassinate President-elect Franklin Delano Roosevelt as he gave a speech from the back of an open car in the Bayfront Park area of the city. He fired a total of five shots and wounded five people, including Chicago mayor Anton Cermak, who was standing on the running board of Roosevelt's car during the President-elect's speech. Zangara pleaded guilty to four counts of attempted murder and was sentenced to spend 80 years in prison. Following the death of Anton Cermak and another victim, Mabel Gill, Zangara was indicted for murder and sentenced to death. He was executed in Florida's electric chair at the State Prison on March 20, 1933.
Collection
Information Filed Against Giuseppe Zangara in the Criminal Court of Dade County, 1933

Information Filed Against Giuseppe Zangara in the Criminal Court of Dade County, 1933

Date
1933-02-16
Description
Information outlining charges filed against Giuseppe Zangara in the Criminal Court of Dade County on February 16, 1933. Charles A. Morehead, County Solicitor for Dade County, charges Zangara with four counts of assault with intent to commit murder.
Collection
List of Persons Present at the Execution of Giuseppe Zangara at the Florida State Prison, 1933

List of Persons Present at the Execution of Giuseppe Zangara at the Florida State Prison, 1933

Date
1933-03-20
Description
List of witnesses present at the execution of Giuseppe Zangara by electrocution on March 20, 1933 at 9:15 a.m. at Florida State Prison in Raiford. On February 15, 1933, Zangara attempted to assassinate President-elect Franklin Delano Roosevelt as he gave a speech from the back of an open car in the Bayfront Park area of the city. He fired a total of five shots and wounded five people, including Chicago mayor Anton Cermak, who was standing on the running board of Roosevelt's car during the President-elect's speech. Zangara pleaded guilty to four counts of attempted murder and was sentenced to spend 80 years in prison. Following the death of Anton Cermak and another victim, Mabel Gill, Zangara was indicted for murder and sentenced to death.
Collection
Report of Psychiatric Examination of Giuseppe Zangara by Drs. I.H. Agos and T. Earl Moore, 1933

Report of Psychiatric Examination of Giuseppe Zangara by Drs. I.H. Agos and T. Earl Moore, 1933

Date
1933-02-18
Description
Psychiatric evaluation of Joseph Zangara, alias Giuseppe Zangara, by Drs. I.H. Agos and T. Earl Moore in Miami in 1933. On February 15, 1933, Zangara attempted to assassinate President-elect Franklin Delano Roosevelt as he gave a speech from the back of an open car in the Bayfront Park area of the city. He fired a total of five shots and wounded five people, including Chicago mayor Anton Cermak, who was standing on the running board of Roosevelt's car during the President-elect's speech. Zangara pleaded guilty to four counts of attempted murder and was sentenced to spend 80 years in prison. Following the death of Anton Cermak and another victim, Mabel Gill, Zangara was indicted for murder and sentenced to death. He was executed in Florida's electric chair at the State Prison on March 20, 1933.
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s12_b019_f01_01Death Warrant for Giuseppe Zangara, 1933TextAssassinations
Assassins
Executions and executioners
Capital punishment
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l47_b001_f01_02Information Filed Against Giuseppe Zangara in the Criminal Court of Dade County, 1933TextAssassins
Assassinations
Criminal procedure
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s2178_v001_x01List of Persons Present at the Execution of Giuseppe Zangara at the Florida State Prison, 1933TextAssassins
Assassinations
Executions and executioners
Capital punishment
Correctional institutions
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l47_b001_f01_01Report of Psychiatric Examination of Giuseppe Zangara by Drs. I.H. Agos and T. Earl Moore, 1933TextAssassinations
Assassins
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