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In Château Land

Anne Hollingsworth Wharton

Publisher: Krill Press

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Summary

Anne Hollingsworth   Wharton was an American writer and historian. Born at Southampton Furnace,   Pennsylvania, daughter of Charles Wharton and Mary McLanahan Boggs she was   educated at a private school in Philadelphia. She devoted herself chiefly to   the study of the social history of the Colonial and Revolutionary periods of   the United States, wrote a number of entertaining books and magazine articles   in this field, and was chosen historian of The National Society of the   Colonial Dames of America.

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