Garfield House Program, Murder Most Foul, Evelyn Nesbit

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 6:30pm

Evelyn Nesbit was the first “It Girl,” the inspiration for the Gibson Girl, and she was the center of attention for two prominent New York City businessmen. Their obsessions with her beauty would lead to murder. This is a sordid story of lust, power, and jealousy that culminated in the 1907 “Trial of the Century.”

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