24: 26 June

 

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Cover page, “Harry Thaw Kills Stanford White on Roof Garden” 26 June 1906. New York American.

The subsequent trial was the first to be called the “Trial of the Century.”  Throughout the aftermath, photographers and reporters focused on Evelyn, who was painted as both vixen and victim. She was pursued by the flash of the photographers’ cameras for most of the decade.

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