88 episodes

The Gilded Gentleman history podcast takes listeners on a cultural and social journey into the mansions, salons, dining rooms, libraries and theatres including the worlds above as well as below stairs of America's Gilded Age, France's Belle Epoque and late Victorian and Edwardian England.

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The Gilded Gentleman Carl Raymond

    • History
    • 5.0 • 18 Ratings

The Gilded Gentleman history podcast takes listeners on a cultural and social journey into the mansions, salons, dining rooms, libraries and theatres including the worlds above as well as below stairs of America's Gilded Age, France's Belle Epoque and late Victorian and Edwardian England.

thegildedgentleman.com

    The Adirondacks and Great Camp Sagamore: Retreating to Nature in the Gilded Age

    The Adirondacks and Great Camp Sagamore: Retreating to Nature in the Gilded Age

    Gilded Age families flocked to the Adirondacks despite the dusty two day journey, in an attempt to escape the city and recharge in nature. 

    • 56 min
    Hyde Park's Vanderbilt Mansion: Building a Gilded Age House

    Hyde Park's Vanderbilt Mansion: Building a Gilded Age House

    Carl is joined by curator Frank Futral for a special on-location visit to the Vanderbilt Mansion in New York's Hudson Valley. 

    • 48 min
    Man About Town: The Story of Murray Hall ENCORE

    Man About Town: The Story of Murray Hall ENCORE

    The story of Murray Hall -- a Gilded Age bail bondsman, Tammany Hall representative and loving and devoted father -- is impossible to forget and one that when you first hear it, takes you by surprise. 

    • 36 min
    Gilded Age Newspapers: All That Was (Mostly) Fit to Print

    Gilded Age Newspapers: All That Was (Mostly) Fit to Print

    Carl is joined by veteran journalist and tour guide Michael Morgenthal for a journey through the pages of 19th century newspapers. 

    • 59 min
    The Gilded Age's Most Famous Dress: Alice Vanderbilt's "Electric Light"

    The Gilded Age's Most Famous Dress: Alice Vanderbilt's "Electric Light"

    Carl visits the Museum of the City of New York where he's joined by Collections Manager for Costumes and Textiles Elizabeth Randolph to discuss the famous dress Alice Vanderbilt wore to her sister-in-law Alva'a ball, while inspecting the original dress itself.

    • 47 min
    Jack the Ripper: Inside the World's Most Famous Unsolved Murders

    Jack the Ripper: Inside the World's Most Famous Unsolved Murders

    Historian and author Richard Jones delves deeply into one of the world's most fascinating unsolved series of murders.  True crime fans may think they know the major elements of the grisly set of Jack the Ripper murders and the resulting investigation, but this show uncovers some angles and aspects that shine a wider light into these horrors of late Victorian London.

    • 1 hr 17 min

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