Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

The Sensational Murder of Helen Jewett


Articles from the New York Sun, New York Herald, and New York Transcript, April 1836-June 1836.

Carlson, Oliver.   The Man Who Made News: James Gordon BennettNew York: Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, 1942.

Cohen, Patricia Cline.   The Murder of Helen JewettNew York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998.

Davis, David Brion.   Homicide in American Fiction, 1798-1860Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1957.

Gilfoyle, Timothy J.   City of Eros: New York City, Prostitution, and the Commercialization of Sex, 1790-1920.  New York: W.W. Norton, 1992.

Jeffers, H. Paul.   With an AxeNew York: Kensington, 2000.

Roth, Andrew.   Infamous Manhattan.   New York: Citadel, 1996.

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