Phoebe's Fall
Phoebe's Fall
Sep 20, 2018
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Episodes - Canadian True Crime
Episodes - Canadian True Crime
78 The Mad Trapper of Rat River
NORTHWEST TERRITORIES AND YUKON The story of Canada's longest manhunt. In 1931 a strange man arrived at Fort McPherson in the Northwest Territories—and disrupted the status quo. Take my first ever listener survey! Survey closes December 16, 2020. Take survey now Podcast recommendation: True North True Crime  DOCUMENTARY: Arctic Manhunt: The Hunt for the Mad Trapper (focuses on the exhummation and DNA testing) Credits: Research: Cailen Swain Research and writing: Kristi Lee Audio editing and production: We Talk of Dreams    Disclaimer voiced by the host of True Theme Song: We Talk of Dreams Music credits: Other tracks, including the theme song, by We Talk of Dreams. Soularflair - Dark Somber Sad cue 5, and Dark Epic Deep Mancing - Cue 1b Chris Zabriskie - Cylinder five Swelling - Day II, Night I, Night II Trans Atlantic - Space Sailing Soul Sergey Cherimisinov - Fog Kai Engel - Aspirato Kevin Macleod / Incompetech - Dark Times Vitus Von Deg - Black Gloves Information sources: Arctic Manhunt - Hunt for the Mad Trapper Discovery doc: Mad Trapper of Rat River: A True Story of Canada’s Biggest Manhunt, by Dick North: Radio Canada International article: Mysteries of Canada, blog post: Long-form Maclean’s article, 1955: ATI article by Andrew Lenoir, historical researcher: Whitehorse Daily Star: 5-part series in the Ashcroft-Cache Creek Journal, by Barbara Roden RCMP Veterans Association article on Edgar Millen (includes firsthand account from Millen’s great nephew): (this includes multiple Globe and Mail articles),%20Murdoch,%20ca.%201795-1863%22?SESSIONSEARCH
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