Mysterious Chicago

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New information about one of our most famous graves
A Graceland Cemetery gravestone holds a surprising story
Long considered apocryphal, we've found Burnham's famous quote is real
Was the death of Knud Iverson a martrydom or an accident?
A Capone-Era cop who wanted to be famous
The sad fate of the Pontius Sisters
Did journalists invent red light districts for political gain?
Irving Carson, the Poe Dameron of the Union
Detailed accounts from multiple eyewitnesses
Could Holmes have been the Ripper, or was he busy in Chicago?
Exploring an 1896 Mystery of Sheridan Road
Did Adam Give a Ghost a Lyft Ride?
Looking for Cap Streeter's Gravestone
Examining an antique murderer with author A.J. Griffiths-Jones
Early Chicago ghost stories, including a glowing ghostly mule
The evolution of an early ghost story
A popular ghost tour stop is dug up for condos
Underground Railroad Conductor, Doctor, Vampire Witness
Some outstanding Chicago Fire mysteries, including a strange death that time forgot
A strong rumor in 1898...
Found in the Chicago River 100 years ago, still a mystery
Daredevil Balloonist's Last Flight
How Would You Have Voted?
Did the killer from Devil in the White City kill a man named Dr. Holton?
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