Fascinated with the occult and with the self-analysis of Sigmund Freud, Victorians reached for their cups.
For believers, the act of trumpet mediumship is better termed "direct voice mediumship."
The Wilbur Board falls broadly in the category of spiritualist talking boards that allow sitters to ask questions.
Shannon Taggart spent 18 years compiling photographic images for her new book, Séance.
The Austin Séance pays for guest content pertaining to historical figures and other topics.
Some hold that the action of the pendulum or dowsing rod is driven by spirits.