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 andView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jan 26, 2021 at 06:00 pm (Tue)