Devil in the White City or We <3 Chicago
In today’s episode, the gals discuss Devil in the White City by Erik Larson.
- Stasia brought Pipeworks White Grape Gose
- Holly brought Old Style Beer
- Julia brought Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR)
PLUS Malört shots!
Notes from the Show
Leo DiCaprio is developing the book and Martin Scorcese will direct!
Who should play Daniel Burnham:
The World’s Columbian Exposition was the first real opportunity for the United States to be recognized by the world as an architectural power house.
The Museum of Science & Industry is in a building from the 1893 Columbian Exposition.
Chicago History changing safety regulations forever.
Mrs. Bertha Palmer and the Women’s Building:
The Rookery Building is still in Chicago, take a tour.
Correction from the audio: the Haymarket riots(1886) happened before the Columbian Exposition(1893)
Holmes was not Jack the Ripper.