The Last “White City”

That headline is not what you think it is.

Photo by author of Lakeside Amusement Park in Denver, Colorado

I’m about 18 years late, but I recently picked up the award-winning, best-selling book The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson.

If you’re not familiar with the book, it’s the tale of America’s “first serial killer” — H.H. Holmes — set to the backdrop of the creation of the World’s Columbian Exposition, a.k.a. the first White City. The fair, which was…