|Metta Fuller Victor, NYPL|
|Image from the cover of|
Dick, the Boy Lawyer (1909)
• The Border Rivals, or, The Mill-Flume Mystery (1868) by Metta Fuller Victor (aka Seeley Regester), who wrote The Dead Letter, the first American detective novel
• Chung Wing, the Chinese Bandit King, or An American Detective in China (1884) by Police Sergeant Mallory
• Dick, the Boy Lawyer, or Winning a Big Fee (1909) by
"A Self-Made Man"
• Guilty or Not Guilty, or the Ordeal of Fire: A Tale of Thirty Years Ago (1866) by [Lydia] Ann Emerson Porter, a cousin of Ralph Waldo Emerson
Update, 6-23-15. NIU advises that it plans to add about 200 issues of Nick Carter Weekly to the site within the next month.