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Guide to the de Groot Family Photograph Collection
1853-[1967], undated
  PR 120

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Collection processed by Sandra Markham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 09, 2011
Description is in English.

Biographical Note

Adelaide Milton de Groot (1876-1967) was the daughter of China trade ship owner William de Groot (1825-1898) and his second wife Elizabeth King Hawley (1833-1926). A painter, art collector and philanthropist, Miss de Groot was born in New York City and moved with her family to Nice, France, in 1891. She lived in Europe for forty years before returning to New York in 1933.