The Murder of Helen Jewett

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Title

The Murder of Helen Jewett

Subject

History

Description

A New York City Prostitute was brutally murdered. She was discovered dead in her room. Richard Robinson was put on trial but went acquitted, and her murder remained unsolved.

Creator

Robert McNamara

Source

https://www.thoughtco.com/famous-murders-of-the-19th-century-1773782

Publisher

ThoughtCo/DotDash

Date

1836

Contributor

Gregg Williamson

Rights

The Library of Congress

Format

Article

Language

English

Type

Murder

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Local URL

https://www.thoughtco.com/famous-murders-of-the-19th-century-1773782

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Citation

Robert McNamara, “The Murder of Helen Jewett,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 9, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/974.

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