Mother Murdering Her Infant

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Title

Mother Murdering Her Infant

Subject

Image of mother murdering her baby.

Description

The suicidal mother murdered her child in order to be executed. She did so in order to avoid the stigma of committing suicide.

Publisher

Ranker

Date

act committed in 1751, unknown date of production of image

Contributor

Megan Behm

Rights

public domain

Format

unknown original format, displayed as a digital image

Type

digital image

Coverage

eighteenth century murder

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Original Format

original format unknown, displayed as a digital image

Files

nature-photo-u1.jpg

Citation

“Mother Murdering Her Infant,” Enlightenmens, accessed February 7, 2023, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/203.

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