…then you might like some of these other Victorian / Gilded Age true crime stories!
The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures by Edward Ball (library location, 777 Bal)
Fingerprints: The Origins of Crime Detection and the Murder Case That Launched Forensic Science by Colin Beaven (library location 363.258 Bea)
Death of an Empire: the rise and Murderous Fall of Salem, America’s Richest City by Robert Booth (library location, 974.45 Boo)
Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper Case Closed by Patricia Cornwell (library location, 364.152 Cor)
Empire Made: My Search For an Outlaw Uncle Who Vanished in British India by Kief Hillsbery (library location, 92 Hil)
The Midnight Assassin: Panic, Scandal, and the Hunt for America’s First Serial Killer by Skip Hollandsworth (library location, 364.152 Hol)
Thunderstruck by Eric Larson (library location, 364.152 Lar)
Murder and Justice in Frontier NM 1821-1846 by Jill Mocho (library location, SW364.1 Moc)
The Lady and Her Monsters: A Tale of Dissections, Real Life Dr. Frankensteins, and the Creation of Mary Shelley’s Masterpiece by Roseanne Montillo (library location, 823.7 Mon)
The Wilderness of Ruin: A Tale of Madness, Fire and the Hunt for America’s Youngest Serial Killer by Roseanne Montillo (library location, 364.153 Mon)
Death at the Priory: Love, Sex, and Murder in Victorian England by James Ruddick (library location, 364.12 Rud)
H.H. Holmes: The Mystery of the White City Devil by Adam Selzer (library location, 364.152 Sel)
The Wicked Boy: The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer by Kate Summmerscale (library location, 364.152 Sum)
The Blooding by Joseph Wambaugh (library location, 364.1 Wam)
You can find these books in the online catalog here.