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Casefile True Crime

Case 60: Jonestown (Part 1)

Casefile True Crime
Released on Sep 16, 2017

[Part 1 of 3]

You may think you know the story, but do you…



Researched and written by Milly Raso



1. ‘Flatline intro’ and ‘Come play with me’ intro and outro

2.All other music and audio clean up performed by Mike Migas 



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A Thousand Lives: The Untold Story of Jonestown – Julia Scheeres

The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple – Jeff Guinn


Transcription of Marceline Jones

The Eight Revolutionaries Letter to Jim Jones


Nurture Failure: A Psychobiographical Approach to the Childhood of Jim Jones– James L. Kelley

Indiana University Reflects 30 Years After Jonestown Massacre – Indiana Daily

Jim Jones and Father Divine

Nine Places to Hide – Esquire Magazine

Sex in Peoples Temple – David Parker Wise

‘Caravan of Hope’ Crosses America – Proclaims Brotherhood and Cooperation as Cure for Nation’s Ills

Was Peoples Temple Responsible for the Deaths of Some of its Former Members?

Inside Peoples Temple – New West Magazine


The Jonestown Death Tape

Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple

Jonestown Cult Suicides: The True Story


Alternative Considerations of Jonestown & Peoples Temple



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