27 episodes

Tales from Chicago History, explorations of cool places, and more!

Mysterious Chicago Adam Selzer

    • History
    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Tales from Chicago History, explorations of cool places, and more!

    Girl in Glass: The Inez Statue at Graceland Cemetery

    Girl in Glass: The Inez Statue at Graceland Cemetery

    New information about one of our most famous graves

    • 10 min
    Revolutionary War Grave Found in Chicago

    Revolutionary War Grave Found in Chicago

    Discovering a confirmed Revolutionary War vet in Chicago

    • 15 min
    Was John Stone Chicago's First Serial Killer?

    Was John Stone Chicago's First Serial Killer?

    Examining early accounts of the 1840 murder of Lucretia Thomson

    • 17 min
    Make No Little Plans - A Real Quote After All!

    Make No Little Plans - A Real Quote After All!

    No, YOU'RE apocryphal

    • 9 min
    The Devil and Daniel Elston

    The Devil and Daniel Elston

    One of Chicago's first controversial murder stories

    • 9 min
    The Cop Who Cried Wolf

    The Cop Who Cried Wolf

    Officer Curran faked several attempts on his own life

    • 11 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Smackjacks ,

Fantastic!

I’m so jealous this is Adam’s job. His stories are detailed & interesting. It’s been the best discovery of the pandemic. Please release more info! (BTW his Facebook video tours are also legit!)

Action heights ,

Come back Adam!

There most be more stories!

hunterrams ,

Love it

Amazing stories on Chicago’s mysterious past!

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