Massachusetts Avenue in the Gilded Age
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Massachusetts Avenue in the Gilded Age palaces & privilege by Mark N. Ozer

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMark N. Ozer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF203.7.M4 O97 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p. :
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24383292M
ISBN 101596299223
ISBN 109781596299221
LC Control Number2010005082
OCLC/WorldCa519834092

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: The Gilded Age --The Union Station Plaza --Mount Vernon Square --Thomas and Scott Circles --Millionaires' Row becomes Embassy Row --Dupont Circle --To Twenty-first Street --To Sheridan Circle --Sheridan Circle --To the Glover Bridge --To the Washington National Cathedral --The. Gilded Summers (Newport's Gilded Age Book 1) Donna Russo Morin. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. Massachusetts Avenue in the Gilded Age: Palaces & Privilege (Brief History) in American Gilded Age History ‹ Any Department ‹ Kindle Store. Mark Ozer - Massachusetts Avenue In The Gilded Age Sunday, October 3, - pm to pm The latest tour of D.C. from the city’s resident historian runs from Union Station to Dupont Circle, traverses elegant Embassy Row and takes in the imposing National Cathedral. Massachusetts Avenue in the Gilded Age 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 façades. Learn how to read digital books for free. Find a library OR Download Libby an app by OverDrive. Close.

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