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    Grace Miller oral history interview conducted by Will Griffin in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09.
    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Griffin, Willie James - Miller, Grace H.
    • Date: 2013-03-09

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    A ballroom tragedy
    Ball room tragedy
    Opens on a set of a sitting room, apparently off a ballroom where dancers occasionally can be glimpsed through a curtained entrance stage right. Near the entrance, a young couple in formal attire talk--perhaps angrily--as another couple exit the dancing. The second man introduces his companion--a striking woman in a risqué white gown with a low-cut bodice and bare shoulders--to the other man and ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
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    Investigative reports. Cold case files. Diary of a serial arsonist [and] The lost clue /
    Cold case files. | Diary of a serial arsonist | Lost clue Catalog Record Only
    In Diary of a serial arsonist, investigators involved in the case detail how they finally caught serial arsonist John Leonard Orr, himself an arson investigator. While attending fire conferences, Orr would set blazes in nearby communities, but his spree was halted when a fingerprint linked him to one of the fires. In The lost clue, an unprocessed rape kit found in a medical examiner's ...
    • Date: 2000
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    Just squaw / Catalog Record Only A young, white girl, Fawn, was kidnapped as a child and raised as an Indian. Only Fawn's half-brother, the Half-breed, knows this secret. He watches over her from a secret hiding place, having been accused of many crimes he did not commit. Snake Le Gal's gang is really responsible for the crimes. A young stranger, Hollister (alias Watkins), comes to town to avenge the ...
    • Date: 1919
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    The Crimson Stain mystery. Figure in black / Catalog Record Only In this serial, Dr. Burton Montrose, a scientist, has developed a formula which he believes will make ordinary people into geniuses. He experiments on several subjects and, to his horror, finds that it instead creates wicked criminals. The resulting band of murderers and thieves is led by the evil Pierre La Rue, also known as the Crimson Stain for his luminous, red-rimmed eyes. He ...
    • Date: 1916
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    The first 48. Downstream drifter [and] murder in room 162.
    Downstream drifter | Murder in room 162 | First forty-eight. Catalog Record Only
    In San Antonio, TX, Det. Tim Angell and his partners find a nameless man beaten to death floating in a creek. They must race to identify the victim and find anyone who may have known him. And in Phoenix, Det. Mike Polk and his team painstakingly reconstruct the final hours of a man found dead hogtied in a hotel room. The case takes a ...
    • Date: 2005
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    The body snatcher / Catalog Record Only LP13340 PA675-680 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.; 15Feb45; LP13340. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. -- United States : Turner Entertainment Co., 1992. Copyright for minor change version: RKO Pictures, Inc. PUB 23Jun92; PA675-680. Title appears on film as: Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher. Copy 3 of 35 mm. ref print lacks main title and beginning credits; main title ...
    • Date: 1945
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    City confidential. Soho : the art of murder /
    Soho : Catalog Record Only
    In 1985, artist Ana Mendieta fell from a building while she and her husband fellow artist, Carl Andre, were fighting. Andre was arrested for the murder after it is discovered she had a desperate fear of heights and a bellman heard her pleading for her life.
    • Date: 1999
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    History's mysteries. The strange case of Lizzie Borden.
    The strange case of Lizzie Borden Catalog Record Only
    A chronicle of the infamous 1892 axe murders of Lizzie Borden's parents questions the innocent verdict a jury granted the accused Borden. Also, a visit to the house in which the murders took place to study the supposed hauntings by the family.
    • Date: 1999
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    The Black Dahlia / Catalog Record Only Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short, also known as the Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins ...
    • Date: 2006
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    Beyond all odds / Catalog Record Only Betty Mason avenges the death of her brother Dan and the abduction of her sweetheart by killing "Casino" Joe who was instrumental in causing both crimes. She cleans up the town which "Casino" Joe controls and saves the town minister from being kicked out of town.
    • Date: 1925
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    The first 48. On ice [and] body in the canal.
    On ice | Body in the canal | First forty-eight. Catalog Record Only
    The brutal murder of a young worker at a Phoenix ice rink turns into a cat-and-mouse game as Detective Steve Orona and Detective Alex Femenia track a cunning killer. And when a body is found floating in the Arizona canal, Detective Tommy Kulesa and Detective Paul Dalton must solve a double mystery--who's the victim and who's the killer? Our cameras were with the detectives ...
    • Date: 2004
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    A killer among friends / Catalog Record Only Based on a true story about a girl who was killed by two of her best friends. Jenny Monroe is the perfect daughter. One day she goes out with her friends and does not return. Later, the police arrive to tell her mother she has been found dead. Her greiving but determined mother, Jean Monroe, sets out to find her daughter's killer.
    • Contributor: Carner, Charles Robert - Miglis, John - Lofton, Christopher - Duke, Patty - Welsh, Margaret - Thiessen, Tiffani - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1992
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    American justice. The doctor's wife /
    Doctor's wife Catalog Record Only
    Authorities detail every step of the investigation that led to the arrest of the wife of a prominent cardiologist.
    • Date: 2004
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    The Pink Panther Catalog Record Only When a star soccer coach is murdered and his priceless Pink Panther diamond stolen, France is in an uproar. Fortunately, Inspector Jacques Clouseau is on the case. He doesn't have a clue, but for Clouseau, that is just a minor detail. With his partner, Gilbert Ponton, he goes from one misadventure to the next, from Paris to New York, leaving mayhem in his wake.
    • Contributor: Levy, Shawn - Simonds, Robert - Blum, Len - Martin, Steve - Saltzman, Michael - Kline, Kevin - Reno, Jean - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Columbia Pictures - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
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    The first 48. Last exit [and] out cold.
    Last exit | Out cold | First forty-eight. Catalog Record Only
    Two patrol officers driving on a service road to the Black Canyon freeway notice a dark shape at the curb. When they pull over they find a man lying dead in the road. Responding Homicide Detective Jeremy Rosenthal has been with Phoenix Police Department for eight years, and this is just his fifth case a homicide detective. He and Sr. Detective Alex Feminia will ...
    • Date: 2006
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    The Crimson Stain mystery. Mysterious disappearance / Catalog Record Only In this serial, Dr. Burton Montrose, a scientist, has developed a formula which he believes will make ordinary people into geniuses. He experiments on several subjects and, to his horror, finds that it instead creates wicked criminals. The resulting band of murderers and thieves is led by the evil Pierre La Rue, also known as the Crimson Stain for his luminous, red-rimmed eyes. He ...
    • Date: 1916
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    The Thin man. Angels in paradise / Catalog Record Only Nick and Nora almost become the targets of a dart-gun murderer when they try to help an old family servant accused of theft.
    • Date: 1957
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    American justice. Duty, honor ... and murder /
    Duty, honor and murder Catalog Record Only
    The gruesome tale of David Graham and Diane Zamora, military academy cadets who threw their bright futures away when Diane discovered that David had an affair with Adrianne Jones. In a fit of jealousy, Diane and David killed Adrianne to "purify" their love--both received life sentences.
    • Date: 1999
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    Lady from Louisiana / Catalog Record Only John Reynolds and Julie Mirbeau meet and fall in love on a Mississippi river boat en route to New Orleans. There he learns she is General Mirbeau's daughter, owner of the lottery, and she learns he is the laywer hired to stop the lottery. Mirbeau discovers that Blackie Williams, who is his lieutenant and who has designs on Julie, is stealing the lottery money ...
    • Date: 1941
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    American justice. Myth of a serial killer : the Henry Lee Lucas story /
    Myth of a serial killer : Catalog Record Only
    A probe into the strange case of the one-eyed Henry Lee Lucas, sentenced to death in Texas. Were his confessions hoaxes designed to fool police? Given the glaring inconsistencies of Lee's confessional statements and the authorities' inability to explain them, it's impossible to know if Lucas was the worst serial killer in American history. Was he responsible for 2 or 200 murders? In June ...
    • Date: 1997
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    The fugitive. Catalog Record Only Prison escapee Richard Kimble is a doctor who has been falsely convicted of killing his wife. He is determined to prove his innocence by leading Lt. Philip Gerard to the one-armed man who committed the crime. Because the compassionate Dr. Kimble has a natural inclination to help people, he always gets involved with strangers in need. Many discover his true identity and he is ...
    • Date: 2009
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    Mystery street / Catalog Record Only A B-girl in a cheap Boston cafe is murdered by her married Cape Cod lover. Her body, hidden on a sandy beach, is discovered three months later, when nothing more than human bones are found. The homicide detective assigned to the case, takes the bones to the head of the Harvard Department of Legal Medicine. Clues provided by the reconstruction work of the Harvard ...
    • Date: 1950
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    City confidential. Ruthton : tragedy in the heartland /
    Ruthton : Catalog Record Only
    In 1983, two bankers, Toby Thulin and Rudy Bluthe, were murdered on a secluded Minnesota farm. Their deaths, and the lives of their troubled killers, Jim and Steve Jenkins, shocked the small town of Ruthton and became a disputed national symbol for the farm crisis of the early 1980's.
    • Date: 2002
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    Bolo Raam /
    Bolo Rāma Catalog Record Only
    This is afast-paced and gripping thriller murder mystery. A youth accused of the murder of his mother refuses to speak to the police. Is he really the killer?
    • Date: 2009