Resources for The Prince of Poyais
A link to an article about the Poyais scheme, and of course the wiki where I got a lot of my information. And here are some pictures:
A map of where “Poyais” was located, a scenic view of one of the places where Gregor MacGregor abandoned some troops and a picture of the man himself who, to be fair, does kind of look like a piece of shit (and he WAS).
Resources for Radium Girls
You should read the surprisingly good Buzzfeed article about them here.
That’s ^^ Catherine Donohue, testifying on her death bed.