: Photograph of Herman Hamilton of Scioto County. Electrocuted March 24, 1905, for the Murder of Lee Culver.
Hamilton killed Culver in the railroad yards in Portsmouth, where they both worked. The murder occurred after Hamilton attempted to rob Culver. Hamilton was born in Kentucky and had spent 5 years in a reformatory there before coming to Ohio. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL08074 Subjects
: Ohio History--State and Local Government--Law; Capital punishment--Ohio; Scioto County (Ohio) Places
: Portsmouth (Ohio); Scioto County (Ohio)