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Evelyn Nesbit (December 25, 1884 – January 17, 1967) was the professional name of Florence Evelyn Nesbit, a popular American chorus girl and artists’ model whose liaison with renowned architect Stanford White immortalized her as "The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing."

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Evelyn Nesbit- the American model. Read about "The Trial of the Century"- super interesting.

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from museworthy

Murder on the Roof – Evelyn Nesbit, Stanford White, and the Trial of the Century

The beautiful Evelyn Nesbit was at the center of a massive murder mystery. The scandal produced what was called "The Trial of the Century!" Here she is in happier times.

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from museworthy

Murder on the Roof – Evelyn Nesbit, Stanford White, and the Trial of the Century

She was a dark-haired beauty with alabaster skin and a thick mane of hair worn like a Gibson Girl. Her dazzling smile would have merited attention, had it not been for the mounds of pillowy, white flesh that almost tumbled … Continue reading →

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from SWIMMING UPSTREAM

The word should be a clue

Evelyn Nesbit; photographed by Napoléon Sarony, 1901.

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If you've read "Ragtime", well, then you know why she's next to the book here : Evelyn Nesbit♥

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from Music Hall Rendezvous

The Murder of Stanford White: A Real Edwardian Scandal

One of the most famous scandals was that of the murder Stanford White, which revolved around actress Evelyn Nesbit.

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Evelyn Nesbit theatrical cabinet card by Otto Sarony, 1901.

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from L'ancienne cour

L'ancienne cour -soyouthinkyoucansee: Evelyn Nesbitt -

Evelyn Nesbit (December 25, 1884 – January 17, 1967)

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