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Alva Vanderbilt Belmont was Long Island’s more outspoken advocate for women's suffrage. pic.twitter.com/Klc8gE3WvD
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Belcourt Castle of Newport | verenaurjt

Belcourt Castle of Newport | verenaurjt | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
However long it took for Belcourt to be built, Oliver Belmont fell for the wife of his best friend and business partner in no time flat– Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt, who happened to hostess Belcourt's opening ball in 1895.
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Excess of Dress

Excess of Dress | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
The Worth gown Alice Vanderbilt wore to Alva Vanderbilt's costume ball in 1883. She was costumed as the 'Electric Light' and carried an electric torch above her head. (The Worth gown Alice Vanderbilt wore to Alva Vanderbilt's costume ball in 1883.
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Her Story

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Alice Paul & the former Alva Vanderbilt, now Mrs. O.H.P. Belmont (17 Nov 1923) They founded the National Woman's Party and championed women's suffrage and the 19th Amendment. Alva was president of the NWP from 1917 until her death in 1933.
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History Bytes: Marble House Suffrage Rally

History Bytes: Marble House Suffrage Rally | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
One hundred years ago this week, preparations were underway for Alva Belmont's Women's Suffrage meeting at Marble House. Daughter Consuelo, Duchess of Marlborough, was recruited to co-host the event with national ...
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May 6, 1911: NYC Suffrage Parade Largely Exceeds Expectations ...

May 6, 1911: NYC Suffrage Parade Largely Exceeds Expectations ... | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
The marchers received a good deal of applause along the route, and large “Votes for Women” banners could be seen as the parade passed the headquarters of Alva Belmont's Political Equality Association at 505 Fifth Avenue ...
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Famous Port: Alva Belmont

Famous Port: Alva Belmont | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Socialite and Suffragette Alva Belmont built and helped design many mansions in the early 1900s including Beacon Towers in Sands Point in 1918. The castle closed in 1925 and was sold to William Randolph Hearst, of Hearst Magazines, in 1927.
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A Day with The Mistress Borghese: SUMMER COTTAGE ANYONE?

A Day with The Mistress Borghese: SUMMER COTTAGE ANYONE? | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Upon its completion, Mr. Vanderbilt gave the house to his wife Alva Erskine Smith as her 39th birthday present. William's older brother Cornelius Vanderbilt II subsequently built the grandest of Newport cottages, The Breakers, ...
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South Alabama museum loans rare portrait of women's suffrage pioneer to Washington, DC museum

South Alabama museum loans rare portrait of women's suffrage pioneer to Washington, DC museum | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
MOBILE, Alabama - The Historic Oakleigh House Museum has loaned its portrait of Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont to the Sewall-Belmont House Museum in Washington, D.C., where it will be unveiled this month in honor of Women's History Month, according...
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A rich and outspoken advocate for woman suffrage - Newsday

A rich and outspoken advocate for woman suffrage - Newsday | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
A rich and outspoken advocate for woman suffrage Newsday If you ask Antonia Petrash, author of "Long Island and the Woman Suffrage Movement," to single out the most interesting local suffragist, her answer is a woman who was the wife of two rich...
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The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire – March 25, 1911 [Photo Gallery] - EHS Today

The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire – March 25, 1911 [Photo Gallery] - EHS Today | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire – March 25, 1911 [Photo Gallery] EHS Today Most of the striking workers were women, and their struggle attracted the attention of wealthy and socially connected suffragettes like Anne Morgan, who was the...
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... that became known, mockingly, as “the Mink Brigade” — a reference to their patrician roots. It included women from families of prominent industrialists, such as Anne Morgan (daughter of J.P. Morgan) and Alva Belmont ...
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Alva and the "Mink Brigade."

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Tweet from @NewYorkologist

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RT @NewYorkologist: Wm. K. & Alva Vanderbilt's "Petit Chateau" New York, 1897 (660 5th Avenue) LOC | #NYC #NY http://t.co/WYttLQmQNg
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July 21, 1923: National Women's Party Kicks Off ERA Campaign ...

July 21, 1923: National Women's Party Kicks Off ERA Campaign ... | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
For instance, in last night's opening address to the convention, Alva Belmont said: In Seneca Falls we stand on consecrated ground, the birthplace of women's emancipation when 75 years ago women came together to tell the ...
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Architecture: Gilded Age Mansions of Newport | Decor Girl

Architecture: Gilded Age Mansions of Newport | Decor Girl | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Richard Morris Hunt : Chateau Sur-Mer, Alva Vanderbilt's Marble House, Ochre Court for Ogden Goelet, and most famously The Breakers for Cornelius Vanderbilt II. Stanford White was commissioned by Theresa Fair Oelrichs ...
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Could You Have Endured Consuelo Vanderbilt's Upbringing?

Tutored in several European languages for hours on end and strapped to a steel rod for posture, Consuelo Vanderbilt's childhood was anything but easy. From: ...
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The Lost Wm. K. Vanderbilt Mansion -- 660 5th Avenue

The Lost Wm. K. Vanderbilt Mansion -- 660 5th Avenue | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
She met fabulously wealthy William Kissam Vanderbilt at a party thrown for Consuelo Yznaga, one of her best friends. Vanderbilt most likely did not realize he had met a woman unlike nearly any other in New York society.
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May 29, 1926: Feminist Groups Speak Out Against One Another ...

May 29, 1926: Feminist Groups Speak Out Against One Another ... | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Doris Stevens, Mabel Vernon, Anita Pollitzer, Alva Belmont and other members of the National Woman's Party will remain in Paris to lobby the delegates when they are outside the conference, and some seem quite supportive.
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June 5, 1916: Rival Suffrage Groups Take Different Paths to Achieve ...

June 5, 1916: Rival Suffrage Groups Take Different Paths to Achieve ... | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Alva Belmont, arriving today from New York, is not only a strong supporter of the new party, but quite optimistic about feminism's future in general: I am sure that the Susan B. Anthony Amendment will be passed within the next ...
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Ask McGehee - Mobile Bay - April 2014 - Alabama

Ask McGehee - Mobile Bay - April 2014 - Alabama | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Tom McGehee tells the story of Mobile's Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont and how her portrait ended up at Oakleigh http://t.co/cwN1TapHWU
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Historic Oakleigh Museum loans portrait of suffragist Alva Belmont to D.C. museum

Historic Oakleigh Museum loans portrait of suffragist Alva Belmont to D.C. museum | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
The painting is the only commissioned portrait of Alva Belmont in existence.
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Tweet from @VivaBohdi

Tweet from @VivaBohdi | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Willie K. & Alva Vanderbilt mansion circa 1882 5th ave New York City I love the Vanderbilt's http://t.co/g4PUbrxTdg
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How LI women helped win women the vote - Newsday

How LI women helped win women the vote - Newsday | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
How LI women helped win women the vote
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"Elizabeth Cady Stanton's daughter, Harriot Stanton Blatch, lived in Shoreham and she was very active in the radical wing of the movement, as were Alva Belmont and Rosalie Jones," Naylor said.
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Mobile Uploads - Liberty Hall Museum | Facebook | Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont | Scoop.it
Today in history: On March 26, 1883 Alva Vanderbilt threw one of the most incredible parties that New York had ever seen! Her Fancy Dress Ball was...
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