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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942

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10.3: Photographs of Residences and Studios , 1896-1935

This subseries consists of exterior and interior photographs of various residences belonging to the Whitney and Vanderbilt families, and photographs of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's studios in Old Westbury, Long Island and at 34 Rue Jouvenet in Paris. Of particular note are photographs of the cottage, and its renovation, on the Whitney estate in Lenox, Massachusetts where Gertrude and Harry Payne Whitney spent part of their honeymoon in 1896.
Photographs have been scanned in entirety with the exception of duplicates, photographs with permission restrictions, blank versos of photographs, and negatives.
Description Container Select
Whitney and Vanderbilt Residences, undated
Oversized material housed in OV 47
29
54-56
Interior, Residence at 871 Fifth Avenue, undated
29
57
Interiors, Unidentified, undated
Oversized material housed in OV 48
29
58
House in Aiken, South Carolina, circa 1896, 1922
30
1
Honeymoon Cottage, Whitney Estate in Lenox, Massachusetts, 1896
30
2
Whitney Estate in Lenox, Massachusetts, undated
30
3
House in Westbury, Long Island, undated
30
4
Residence at 74 Park Avenue (snapshots), undated
30
5
Residences, Unidentified (snapshots), 1927, 1935
30
6
Studio in Old Westbury, undated
Oversized material housed in OV 49
30
7
Studio in Paris
Loose Photographs, undated
30
8
Photograph Album, undated
30
9
Scrapbook (unbound), "Studio, 34 Rue Jouvenet, Paris, France,", undated
30
10
Oversize, Whitney and Vanderbilt Residences scanned with Box 29, Folder 56, undated
OV 47
Oversize, Interiors, Unidentified scanned with Box 29, Folder 58, undated
OV 48
Oversize, Studio in Old Westbury scanned with Box 30, Folder 7, undated
OV 49

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