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Something Wicked This Way Comes: 19th-century Spiritualist Mediums (Season 1, Episode 8)

Something Wicked This Way Comes: 19th-century Spiritualist Mediums (Season 1, Episode 8)

Update: 2018-10-11
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Victorian America was a very haunted place, and by mid-century the Spiritualist movement was sweeping through it. People went in droves to see mediums - who were mostly women - to try and reach the spirits of their loved ones just beyond the veil. Were they manipulative demons or ministering angels? It turns out they were a whole lot more than either.

So why was 19th century so willing to be haunted? In this special Halloween episode, we'll find out.
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Something Wicked This Way Comes: 19th-century Spiritualist Mediums (Season 1, Episode 8)

Something Wicked This Way Comes: 19th-century Spiritualist Mediums (Season 1, Episode 8)

Kate J. Armstrong