Ephemera

Death by Eclipse and Other Coronal Curiosities

Death by Eclipse and Other Coronal Curiosities Strange deaths, insanity, and portents associated with the eclipse.

Phantom Coaches at the Door

Phantom Coaches at the Door Phantom coaches pull up to the door, bringing death or mystery.

Damned Images – Happy Birthday, Charles Fort!

Damned Images – Happy Birthday, Charles Fort! A selection of damned images for Charles Fort’s birthday celebration

Cholera Curiosities

Cholera Curiosities Fortean curiosities of cholera including blue fog, sulfurous stenches, vanishing birds. and Women in Black.

Canada, the Somme, and Gettysburg

Canada, the Somme, and Gettysburg Fortean tales from Canada, the Somme, and Gettysburg, all celebrated on July 1. Choose your own Fortean adventure!

Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die

Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die The custom of kissing the corpse often led to death from infectious disease.

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