Ripper New York City 1895

A great deal of research went into writing Ripper.  Here are just a few of the interesting pics I found along the way.

Electric Taxi

Electric Taxis in New York, 1897

The Alfred Beach Pneumatic Subway

The Alfred Beach Pneumatic Subway

The Pneumatic Subway excavated in the 20th C.

The Pneumatic Subway excavated in the 20th C.

Blackwell Island Insane Asylum

Blackwell Island Insane Asylum

This 1895 Paris Crash provided Inspiration for Ripper's climax.

This 1895 Paris Crash provided Inspiration for Ripper’s climax.

New York Police Commissioner Roosevelt

New York Police Commissioner Roosevelt

The Tombs 1896

The Tombs 1896