Homicide in Chicago, 1870-1930


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , Chicago

Description:
This site features "the Chicago Police Department Homicide Record Index — chronicling 11,000??homicides in the city" from 1870 through 1930. Use the pull-down menus in the interactive database to search the records by factors such as date of offense, type of accident, number of victims, method of killing, victim/defendant relationship, and outcome of defendant's trial. Includes related essays on Chicago history, interviews, a bibliography, and more. From the Northwestern University School of Law.

Creator:
Bienen, Leigh

Publisher:
Northwestern University School of Law

Language:
English

Source:
http://homicide.northwestern.edu/


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