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Name:  Richard Crowe  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

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Biographical and Professional Information

Richard Crowe is a Chicago based collector of unusual folklore and ghostlore. Crowe has both a BA and MA in English Literature from DePaul University and organized the very first ghost bus tour in the world, the Chicago Ghost Tour, for DePaul’s Geographical Society while finishing his studies there in 1973.

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Titles At Your Library

Chicago's Street Guide to the Supernatural: A Guide to Haunted and Legendary Places In and Near the Windy City
ISBN: 0940542064

Carolando Press. 2000

Chicago's Street Guide to the Supernatural by Richard T. Crowe is a personally guided tour to local haunts and mysterious sites. All areas of Chicagoland and suburbs are covered and exact directions and field notes compliment the history of each location.



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