Life of Anson Bunker

Trial of Daniel McFarland
Poison fiend: life, crimes & conviction of Lydia Sherman

Beautiful victim of Elm City

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Murder Pamphlet Collection

These pamphlets range from publication dates in the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth century, with the bulk published in the 1800s. Many of the books and pamphlets in this collection are listed in The Annals of Murder: a bibliography of books and pamphlets on American murders from Colonial times to 1900, compiled by Thomas M. McDade. This collection is comprised of the covers of 124 pamphlets and the full text from 37 of these.

Collection owner: New York State Historical Association