Herman Webster Mudgett (May 16, 1861 – May 7, 1896), better known under the name of Dr. Henry Howard Holmes or more commonly just H. H. Holmes, was one of the first documented serial killers in the modern sense of the term.
Dr. Harry Howard Holmes was forever immortalized in Chicago's dark history. As Chicago planned and executed it's designs for the 1893 World's Fair...
Documentary, crime, history. Director: John Borowski. Starring: Tony Jay, Harold Schechter, Thomas Cronin and others. Torture chambers, acid vats, greased chutes and gassing rooms were just some of the devices of death designed by the Torture Doctor, H.H. Holmes in his castle of horrors.
Information on John Borowski's documentary film about the case.
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After Holmes had become the owner of the drugstore, he purchased an empty lot across the street.
There are similarities between Evan Peters' "American Horror Story" character and H.H. Holmes, one of the first serial killers in the nation.
HH Holmes isn't the first serial killer in America...(maybe lone killer)....that title belongs to the Bender family of Kansas....which is a much better story than Holmes...