Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2016.004.023.a-z
Collection Chattanooga News-Free Press Collection
Description Photographs concerning the Jimmy Hoffa jury-tampering trial held in Chattanooga, Tennessee from January 20, 1964 to March 3, 1964. All are black and white prints.

a) View of sidewalk in front of court house, looking north on Georgia Ave. Summertime, so it can't be from during the trial. Someone drew arrows with a grease pencil pointing at a middle-aged man and woman entering the court house. Written on back it says "Hoffa" and possible date 8-21. Photo credit Dave Yarbrough.

b) Screened photo removed from a galley layout. Back covered with wax. It looks like Hoffa wearing a polo shirt, sitting at a desk and signing papers. His defense attorneys Bufalino and John Rogano stand behind him.

c) Co-defendant Thomas Parks (L) and a heavy-set man (R) walk down sidewalk in front of court house. (See also 2016.004.022.b) View is toward 10th Street. Photo credit John Goforth.

d) Sidewalk shot of co-defendant Ewing King, his wife, and another couple. The view is south on Georgia Ave. toward 10th Street. Photo credit John Goforth.

e) Head defense counsel James Haggerty walking on Georgia Ave. Photo credit John Goforth.

f) Three attorneys for the defense, standing in the court house entrance. (L to R) James Haggerty, Harry Berke, and Marvin Berke. Dated on back 1-9-64. Harry and Marvin Berke are father and son lawyers from Chattanooga. (See Berke, Berke and Berke law office at 420 Frazier Ave.) Photo credit John Goforth.

g) Nighttime photo of several men and women walking down the sidewalk, possibly in front of court house. At right is co-defendant Nicholas Tweel. Photo credit George Moody.

h) Two unidentified couples walk down Georgia Ave. Woman in foreground holds hands with a little girl. View is toward 10th Street.

i) Possibly co-defendant Ewing King's wife and sons walking down Georgia Ave.. View is toward 10th Street. Photo credit Bill Truex.

j) Co-defendant Ewing King and his wife standing at the corner of Georgia Ave. and 10th Street. Photo credit Jim Mooney.

k) Co-defendant Nicholas Tweel walking in front of court house with three un-identified women in fur coats. Photo credit John Goforth.

l) Three defense lawyers walking on Georgia Ave. (L to R) Marvin Berke, William Bufalino, and James Haggerty. Photo credit Bill Truex.

m) Small cut-out of Hoffa wearing raincoat.

n) Two men in suits walking on sidewalk. The one at right is possibly defense attorney Schiffer. Photo credit Delmont Wilson.

o) Ewing King and his wife at Georgia Ave. and 10th Street. Photo credit Delmont Wilson.

p) Three men who look like lawyers. One in center is possibly Harry Berke. Scrawled on back it may say "For Defense". Photo credit J. B. Collins.

q) Portrait shot of Ewing King with paper label that reads "Ewing King, Nashville Teamster."

r) Portrait shot of Nicholas Tweel with paper label that reads " Nicholas J. Tweel, W. Va. businessman."

s) Portrait shot of Larry Campbell with paper label that reads "Larry Campbell, Detroit Teamster."

t) Shot of older man with glasses getting into a car. Illegible scrawls on back possibly read "Going home" and "Bullen". Photo credit Delmont Wilson.

u) James Haggerty being interviewed in front of the court house. Photo credit J. B. Collins.

v) Hoffa and James Haggerty on court house steps. Photo credit Bill Truex.

w) Co-defendants Campbell and Parks walking to the court house. Unidentified man on right. Photo credit John Goforth.

x) Lawyer entering court house. Scrawled on back it reads "Schiffer for defense." Photo credit J. B. Collins.

y) Lawyer walking with head down. Lookout Mountain in background, so looking south on Georgia Ave.? Scrawled on back it possibly reads "B Harvey for defense." Photo credit J. B. Collins.

z) Two co-defendants Parks (l) and Campbell (r) standing on corner. Photo credit Delmont Wilson.
Date 1964
Dimension Details a) 7.75" x 5.75"
b) 3.50" x 4.00"
c) 3.75" x 5.38"
d) 5.50" x 5.00"
e) 1.87" x 5.50"
f) 3.75" x 3.75"
g) 5.63" x 4.75"
h) 4.50" x 6.50"
i) 7.38" x 7.00"
j) 4.50" x 4.75"
k) 5.50" x 5.75"
l) 5.50" x 5.50"
m) 1.25" x 2.50"
n) 3.63" x 6.00"
o) 4.75" x 6.50"
p) 4.25" x 5.63"
q) 4.63" x 8.00"
r) 4.63" x 8.00"
s) 4.50" x 8.00"
t) 3.63" x 5.00"
u) 3.63" x 5.00"
v) 5.13" x 6.00"
w) 5.25" x 3.87"
x) 3.75" x 5.38"
y) 3.75" x 5.00"
z) 3.63" x 5.5"
Accession number 2016.004