Jack the Ripper

One of a string of hoax Jack the Ripper letters, addressed from Berner Street and dated 8 October 1888

Whitechapel ~ 1888. The year of Jack the Ripper.

- the year of the Jack the Ripper murders and a group of children huddle by the wall in a Whitechapel slum.

Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, son of King Edward VII and grandson of Queen Victoria.  Some authors have argued that he was the serial killer known as Jack the Ripper.

Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale (Albert Victor Christian Edward; 8 January 1864 – 14 January the eldest child of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII), and the grandson of the reigning British monarch, Queen Victoria.

Jack the Ripper.

Jack The Ripper, From Hell letter, received by George Lusk, head of the Whitechapel Vigilance Committee. The letter was accompanied by half a human kidney preserved in ethanol.

Walter Sickert: Mornington Crescent Nude, 1907

Walter Sickert, Mornington Crescent Nude, oil on canvas, x cm (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge)

Jack the Ripper suspects

Illustrated Circular, January from the Metropolitan Police Convict Supervision Office. Photo 10 is of Michael Ostrog, who later became a prime suspect for the Jack the Ripper murders.

Jack the Ripper alley, Whitechapel, London, England

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Jack the Ripper alley, Whitechapel, London, England ~ Would be an interesting tour. JTR was one of many serial killers I studied in college when I wanted to be a homicide agent with the FBI.

The Ten Bells, pub where Jack the Ripper supposedly found one of his victims, Mary Kelly.

The Ten Bells, pub where Jack the Ripper supposedly found one of his victims, Mary Kelly.

Walter Richard Sickert

Jack the Ripper: the suspects

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