Alice Vanderbilt Morris

Alice Vanderbilt Morris

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alice Vanderbilt Morris, born Alice Vanderbilt Shepard, was a member of the American Vanderbilt family. She co-founded the International Auxiliary Language Association. Alice Vanderbilt Shepard was the daughter of Elliot Fitch Shepard; and Margaret Louisa Vanderbilt, a daughter of William Henry Vanderbilt. In 1895 Alice married David Hennen Morris, who later became the U.S. Ambassador to Belgium. She attended the Radcliffe College of Harvard University. She was an honorary member of the Phi Beta Kappa society. She also received an honorary doctorate in Literary Science from Syracuse University "as special recognition of the field of study that you have made your own, the field of the international auxiliary language." She was Vice President of the World Service Council of the YWCA USA. From her youth, Morris was troubled by ill health and was forced to spend much of her time on a sofashow more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Claud Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135699377
  • 9786135699371