Wednesday, July 20, 2005


Scopes Photos Found at Smithsonian

John Scopes, in a recently rediscovered photo in the Smithsonian Institution archive.

Marcel C. LaFollette, an independent scholar, historian and Smithsonian volunteer has uncovered rare, unpublished photographs of the 1925 Tennessee vs. John Scopes “Monkey Trial” in the Smithsonian Institution Archives.

You can view the restored photos here, including one of 0f William Jennings Bryan being questioned by Clarence Darrow during the trial.


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