Manage episode 183045238 series 1509346
Violet covers the unbelievable story of the six youthful desperadoes and the Thanksgiving Day riot at Folsom Prison in 1927. Meanwhile, Jim discovers a man desperately trying to get a moral across through a murderous apple metaphor, and "Old Fashioned" letter writer who really hates these newfangled sewerage systems.
Yesterday's Chip Paper is a fortnighly(ish) history podcast that looks at true crime, strange letters and long lost poetry from the pages of the world's historic newspapers.
British Newspaper Archive www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/
California Digital Newspaper Collection https://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc
Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections http://idnc.library.illinois.edu/
New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/