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date: 22 April 2024

Corcoran, William Wilson (1798–1888). Collector and museum founder 

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The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists
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Ann Lee Morgan

Also a banker and philanthropist. An early enthusiast for American art, the lifelong Washington, D.C., resident studied for a year at Georgetown College (now University) before entering business and financial services. In ... ...

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