Stuff You Missed in History Class: Henry Howard Holmes and the Mysteries of Murder Castle, Part 1

Herman K. Mudgett used corpses to commit insurance fraud. In 1886, he moved to Chicago under the alias Henry Howard Holmes. In 1888, Holmes started constructing a building with secret passageways and an airtight vault. What was it all about?  Careful containers spoilers!

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Stuff You Missed in History Class – Public Enemies: 5 Gangsters to Know

How many gangsters can you name?  We’ll start you off, John Dillinger, the Krays, John Gotti, Al Capone are the obvious choices but what about the lesser-known figures? In this podcast, the team explore the lives of  ”Machine Gun” Jack McGurn and Roger “The Terrible” Touhy – dangerous, but didn’t perhaps get tagged with the same fame.

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