Alva Belmont 1853–1933

Gelatin silver print | c. 1910–20

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Pictured here in her home, Alva Belmont had become involved in suffrage in 1909, when leaders were struggling to finance their campaigns for the vote. As the ex-wife of the railroad heir William Kissam Vanderbilt, she was one of the richest social- i...
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