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Margaret Oppenheimer

November 2, 2015

Behind the Scenes: Margaret Oppenheimer, author of The Remarkable Rise of Eliza Jumel »

Oppenheimer author photoArmed with a PhD in art history and her volunteer work at the Morris-Jumel Mansion in Manhattan, Margaret Oppenheimer proves to be the perfect biographer for Eliza Jumel, a woman of the Early Republic who was born into grinding poverty yet died as one of the wealthiest women in New York. Margaret re…

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