Anne Morgan (Philanthropist)

Anne Morgan (Philanthropist)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Anne Tracy Morgan was an American philanthropist, the daughter of J. P. Morgan and the sister of J. P. Morgan, Jr., both financiers. She is most remembered for her relief efforts in aid to France during and after World War I and II. Morgan was educated privately, traveled frequently and grew up amongst the wealth her father had amassed. She was awarded a medal from the National Institute of Social Science in 1915, the same year she published the story The American Girl. In 1932 she became the first American woman appointed a commander of the French Legion of Honor. In 1903 she became part owner of the Villa Trianon near Versailles, France, along with Decorator/socialite Elsie DeWolfe and theatrical/literary agent Elisabeth Marbury. Morgan was instrumental in assisting DeWolfe, her close friend, in pioneering a career in interior decoration
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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136607921
  • 9786136607924