Alice Maury Parmelee [1855-1931]
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Record Type: Collector
Name: James Parmelee
Wife of Cleveland financier James Parmelee (1855-1931).
He and his wife Alice Maury Parmelee were benefactors of the Washington National Cathedral, and Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C., as well as Ohio charities. He was one of the founders of a predecessor institution of Case Western Reserve University. Their Cleveland house, on what was then called Millionaires Row (Euclid Avenue), no longer exists. Their Washington D.C. home, which they called “the Causeway”, was renamed “Tregaron” by a successor owner, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and after some controversy remains fairly intact.
Citation: “James Parmelee.” Wikipedia. Updated May 4, 2016. Accessed November 15, 2016. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Parmelee
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James Parmelee [1855-1931]
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November 15, 2016