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The Murder of Eunice Rockefeller

November 15, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The richest man in US history. Wounded Confederate soldiers. Jealousy. MURDER.

On May 12, 1864, Edward Rockefeller returned to Keokuk, Iowa from a nine-month trip. Two days later, Eunice Rockefeller was dead from a gunshot wound.

The Murder of Eunice Rockefeller provides a historical account of events, as well as a unique look at justice and the status of women when Iowa was on America’s frontier. Join Russ Fry as he delves into every detail on November 15th at 6:30 right here at Musser Public Library.


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