A Look at the Seedy Side of America's Gilded Age:
The Murder of Stanford White

(Our first "trial of the century")

America's first pin-up girl, 16-year-old Evelyn Nesbit

America's most famous architect of the time (and playboy extraordinaire), Stanford White

A gullible mother, a red velvet swing, and a rape

Harry K. Thaw, an eccentric millionaire from Pittsburgh, a love triangle, a
tearful revelation in an Austrian castle, and a cocaine-fueled whipping

A murder on Stanford White's MSG rooftop theater in a crowd of hundreds

One of America's best defense attorneys, breakdowns on the witness stand, surprising twists, and the moralistic crusader, Anthony Comstock
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