"I dream't I dwelt in marble halls"
Devoted to the histories and current state of the great mansions of America's Gilded Age.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Two Miles of Millionaires, New York's Upper Fifith Avenue Mansions

William C. Whitney Mansion Ballroom
Click HERE to read a great article in Munsey's Magazine about the great mansions that lined upper Fifth Avenue during the Gilded Age circa 1898. While just a few years before Senator William Clark would build his enormous mansion at 960 Fifth Avenue, this article gives a great contemporary view.

Click HERE to read more about Senators Clark mansion and the house that Heiress Huguette Clark grew up in.

Click HERE to read, " Huguette Clark's ' Worthless' Girlhood Home, by Christopher Gray in the New York Times. Click HERE for interiors of the Clark Mansion.

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