Murder Mystery: An 1850s Whodunnit
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- Paul Collins’ book, Blood And Ivy: The 1849 Murder That Scandalized Harvard
- The transcripts from the trial against John Webster
Also check out our previous episodes on Forensic Science and DNA and the Smell of Death.
Credits: This episode was produced by Kaitlyn Sawrey with help from Wendy Zukerman, along with Rose Rimler, Meryl Horn and Odelia Rubin. We’re edited by Blythe Terrell, with help from Caitlin Kenny. Fact checking by Michelle Harris. Mix and sound design by Emma Munger. Music by Emma Munger and Bobby Lord. A huge thanks to Jessica Murphy and the team at the Harvard University Archives, plus Lars Trembly and Matthew Nelson, Frank Lopez, Joseph Lavelle Wilson and the Zukerman Family.