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Grace Nicholson Papers and Addenda: Finding Aid
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Abstract
Background
Grace Nicholson (1877-1948), a collector and dealer of Native American and Asian arts and crafts, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on December 31, 1877, the daughter of attorney Franklin Nicholson (1851-1891) and Rose Dennington Nicholson (1855-1878). At the age of thirteen, following the death of her parents, Nicholson went to live with paternal grandparents, William Nicholson (1819-1901) and Mary Nicholson (1824-1901).
Extent
4,370 pieces. 30 boxes. 9 oversize folders. 3 scrapbooks. 1 roll.
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