The Paranormal Library

A collection of original articles by Haunted OC staff and contributors about all things haunted.

The Plague Doctor

The Doctor is In by Charles Spratley A black robed figure comes through the night. His hat silhouetted by the many bonfires in the city

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Spirit Photography

On Spirit Photography by Charles Spratley The history of Spirit Photography is almost as old as photography itself. It will be William Mumler who will

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The Malleus Maleficarum

The Malleus Maleficarum, The Essential Handbook for Witch Hunters by Charles Spratley The Malleus Maleficarum, the name itself sounds ominous, and just hearing the words

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San Juan Capistrano mission

Capistrano History

Death and disease and the start of San Juan Capistrano’s semi-secret resting place by Charles Spratley, Haunted OC For those guests that have taken our

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