The Great Heist Expanded Bibliography

George Wilson. Gangland Crime Arrives in Lincoln: The Lincoln National Bank and Trust Company Robbery of 1930 Nebraska History Magazine – Nebraska State Historical Society, 1992.

Jim McKee. Visions of Lincoln – Nebraska’s Capital City in the Present, Past and Future

Official Records of the Nebraska Sheriff’s Department - Nebraska State Historical Society.

Samuel Van Pelt. What Psalm Singing Son of a Bitch Said That? - Samuel Van Pelt, 2001.

Georgette Winkeler, William J. Helmer. Al Capone and His American Boys - Indiana University Press, 2011.

Laurence Bergreen. Capone, The Man and the Era - Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Official Records of the Nebraska Sheriff’s Department - Nebraska State Historical Society.

1930 & 1931 Newspapers (Courtesy Nebraska Historical Society):
Evening Star Journal
Lincoln Evening Journal
The Lincoln Star
Omaha World Herald
Nebraska State Journal
The Omaha Bee
The Lima News

2012 & 2013 Interviews:
Sam Van Pelt
Jim McKee
Laurence Bergreen
Harry, Jeff, and Corey Hart
James McArthur

Daniel Okrent. Last Call - Simon & Schuster, 2010.

Bryan Burrough, Public Enemies: America’s Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI - Penguin Books, 2009.

Federal Bureau of Investigation Wikipedia entry

History of the FBI, The New Deal: 1933 - Federal Bureau of Investigation.

FBI Quick Facts - Federal Bureau of Investigation:

Bruce Grant, Fight for a City – Rand McNally, 1955.

John H. Lyle, The Dry and Lawless Years- Prentice Hall, 1960.

The Secret Six (Chicago) Wikipedia entry

William Balsamo, Young Al Capone – The Untold Story of Scarface in New York, 1899-1925, 2012.

Isham Randolph, Gleanings from a Harvest of Memories – E.W. Stephens Co, 1937.

Eliot Ness & Oscar Fraley, The Untouchables – Julian Messner, 1957.

My Al Capone Museum -

Daniel Waugh, Egan's Rats: The Untold Story of the Gang that ruled Prohibition-era St. Louis - Nashville: Cumberland House, 2007.

Fred Burke Wikipedia entry.

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Wikipedia entry.

Heaps, Willard Allison. "Target of Prejudice: The Negro." Riots, U.S.A., 1765–1970. New York: The Seabury Press

"Race Rioters Fire East St. Louis and Shoot or Hang Many Negroes; Dead Estimated at from 20 to 76." New York Times July 3, 1917

East St. Louis Wikipedia entry

Meier, Jenee. "Alumnus' book highlights history of East St. Louis". Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville

Andrew Theising, The Beginning of Organized Crime in East St. Louis -

Bernie Drake, Peoria and the Shelton Gang -

Paulo E. Colleta, William Jennings Bryan: Volume 1, Political Evangelist, 1860-1908

William Jennings Bryan Memoirs

William Jennings Bryan Wikipedia entry

Charles W. Bryan Wikipedia entry

Christian Sorensen Wikipedia entry

Nebraska Census Records

Consumer Price Index

Tversky, Barbara and Fisher, George. (1999). "The Problem with Eyewitness Testimony". Stanford:Stanford Journal of Legal Studies

Saul McLeod, Simply Psychology - Eyewitness Testimony, 2009 -

Aileen P. Clare, American Bar Association – Is Eyewitness Testimony Inherently Unreliable?, 2012 -

The Innocence Project – Eyewitness Misidentification -

 The Independent, St. Petersburg, Florida - Eddie Larue Wanted in Nebraska Bank Robbery February 16, 1934 -,1107815

The Lawrence Daily Journal-World - Eddie Larue to Pen March 6, 1934 -,2484009

​Information about Lamar, Colorado - Tammy Sneid

Information about Al Capone's home in Benton Harbor, MI - Joel McArthur and Marvin Ponder