From Uptown Girls to Downton Abbey: How American Gilded-Age Heiresses Invaded the British Aristocracy

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Jan 26 2021
From Uptown Girls to Downton Abbey: How American Gilded-Age Heiresses Invaded the British Aristocracy

On Tuesday, January 26th, at 6:00 p.m., the LaSalle Public Library will virtually host culinary travel guide and former U.K resident, Claire Evans, when she presents the “rich” history of Dollar Princesses.

Long before the British Invasion, the cash-strapped lords, viscounts, and dukes of Great Britain shifted their focus from hunting foxes and pheasants to more lucrative targets: cash-flush Gilded-Age American socialites who were willing to trade their family’s money for an ancient title and

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  • Jan 26, 2021 at 06:00 pm (Tue)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.