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Philadelphia Industrialists and Their Country Estates, 1875-1930 (virtual)
July 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pew. Luden. Berwind. Clothier. Wyeth. Dorrance. Coxe. Schmidt.
This talk by former Winterthur Estate Historian Jeff Groff focuses on leading families and the businesses that once made Philadelphia known as the workshop of the world, from railroads, to coal, to canned soup. It highlights their Main Line and Chester County houses including many that may not be well known today, including Ballytore in Wynnewood, Chestnutwold in Devon, and Almonbury in Rosemont.
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