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Celebrity Murder (Sources)

Jack the Ripper at Work Again

Mary Ann Cotton (website with some original source material)

Pall Mall Gazette (see articles written by W T Stead in 1888)

Hansard (on the Whitechapel Murders)

Old Bailey Online



Illustrated London News

Nineteenth Century Newspapers

Nineteenth Century Periodicals

Key articles include:

G. Savage, ‘Homicidal mania’, Fortnightly Review, 50 (1888), 448–63

S. A. Barnett, ‘East London and crime’, National Review, 12 (1888–9), 433–43

‘The Whitechapel mystery’, The Spectator (15 Sept 1888), 1253–4

‘The Whitechapel horrors’, The Spectator (6 Oct 1888), 1352–3