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The Whitney women and the museum they made : a memoir

Author: Flora Miller Biddle
Publisher: New York : Arcade, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The Whitney Women and the Museum They Made is a tale in which high ideals, extraordinary altruism, and great dedication increasingly come face to face with large egos, big business, intrigue, and the harsh realities of today's world. Flora Biddle's memoir is, despite all these obstacles and problems, a success story of three generations of forceful, indomitable women."--BOOK JACKET.
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Named Person: Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney; Flora Whitney Miller; Flora Miller Biddle; Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney; Flora Whitney Miller; Flora Miller Biddle; Flora Miller Biddle; Flora Whitney Miller; Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Flora Miller Biddle
ISBN: 1559705094 9781559705097
OCLC Number: 41565227
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 420 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: by Flora Miller Biddle.

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"The Whitney Women and the Museum They Made is a tale in which high ideals, extraordinary altruism, and great dedication increasingly come face to face with large egos, big business, intrigue, and the harsh realities of today's world. Flora Biddle's memoir is, despite all these obstacles and problems, a success story of three generations of forceful, indomitable women."--BOOK JACKET.

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