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Massachusetts Avenue in the Gilded Age : Palaces & Privilege (Paperback)

Author: Ozer, Mark N.

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Welcome to Millionaire's Row, where the Gilded Age mansions and clubs of high society still exude a faded elegance. It was here that fiery Martha Wadsworth--avid sportswoman and social maven--and wealthy hostess Nellie Patterson mingled with the likes of famous inventor Alexander Graham Bell and miner-turned-millionaire Thomas Walsh. From the Union Station Plaza and Embassy Row to Dupont Circle and the Washington National Cathedral, author Mark N. Ozer examines the extant Beaux-Arts architecture of Massachusetts Avenue mansions and tells the tales of socialites and politicians who lived and played behind their grand fa?ades.


Publisher History Pr
Mfg Part# 9781596299221
SKU 214673639
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1596299223
Release Date 4/7/2010
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