Samuel Ward McAllister (1827–1895) self-appointed arbiter of New York society 1860-90. He married heiress Sarah Taintor Gibbons, & using her wealth, McAllister sought to become a tastemaker amongst New York's "Knickerbocracy", a collection of old merchant & landowning families who traced their lineage back to the colonial days. He was largely responsible for turning the simple seaside resort of Newport, Rhode Island into a mecca for the pleasure-seeking, status-conscious rich of the Gilded…

Samuel Ward McAllister (1827–1895) self-appointed arbiter of New York society 1860-90. He married heiress Sarah Taintor Gibbons, & using her wealth, McAllister sought to become a tastemaker amongst New York's "Knickerbocracy", a collection of old merchant & landowning families who traced their lineage back to the colonial days. He was largely responsible for turning the simple seaside resort of Newport, Rhode Island into a mecca for the pleasure-seeking, status-conscious rich of the Gilded…

America, the Beautiful by Samuel Ward arr. by Carmen Dragon

America, the Beautiful by Samuel Ward arr. by Carmen Dragon

Vintage Leather Scrapbook | Brown Leather Photo Album | Large Bound Scrap Book | Samuel Ward Manufacturing Company by Postcardigans on Etsy

Vintage Leather Scrapbook | Brown Leather Photo Album | Large Bound Scrap Book | Samuel Ward Manufacturing Company

Vintage Leather Scrapbook | Brown Leather Photo Album | Large Bound Scrap Book | Samuel Ward Manufacturing Company by Postcardigans on Etsy

Samuel Ward's ontwerp vertaling van 1 Ezra van de King James Bijbel.  Overgenomen met toestemming van de Meester en Fellows van Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, foto door Maria Anna Rogers

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Samuel Ward's ontwerp vertaling van 1 Ezra van de King James Bijbel. Overgenomen met toestemming van de Meester en Fellows van Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, foto door Maria Anna Rogers

Samuel Ward McAllister (December 1827 – January 31, 1895) was the self-appointed arbiter of New York society from the 1860s to the early 1890s.

Samuel Ward McAllister (December 1827 – January 31, 1895) was the self-appointed arbiter of New York society from the 1860s to the early 1890s.

Samuel "Ward" McAllister fell out of favor with Mrs. Caroline Astor when he wrote his tell-all-book "Society as I Have Found It." She shortly replaced him as society's court jester & major domo with Harry Lehr. McAllister died eating alone at New York's Union Club.

Samuel "Ward" McAllister fell out of favor with Mrs. Caroline Astor when he wrote his tell-all-book "Society as I Have Found It." She shortly replaced him as society's court jester & major domo with Harry Lehr. McAllister died eating alone at New York's Union Club.

Free Sheet Music - Free Lead Sheet - America The Beautiful - By Samuel Ward

Free Lead Sheet – America The Beautiful

Free Sheet Music - Free Lead Sheet - America The Beautiful - By Samuel Ward

Kensington Board Game NEW SEALED In BOX not LP Samuel Ward Company 1979 Original #SamuelWardCo

Board Game Kensington NEW SEALED In BOX not LP Samuel Ward Company 1979 Original

Kensington Board Game NEW SEALED In BOX not LP Samuel Ward Company 1979 Original #SamuelWardCo

Uber employees spied on ex-partners politicians and Beyoncé. Cab startups former forensic investigator Samuel Ward Spangenberg claims he was fired from the company after blowing whistle on lack of security. #expartner #love #relationship #lovesick #advice #romance #partner #breakup #rekindle #spark

Uber employees spied on ex-partners politicians and Beyoncé. Cab startups former forensic investigator Samuel Ward Spangenberg claims he was fired from the company after blowing whistle on lack of security. #expartner #love #relationship #lovesick #advice #romance #partner #breakup #rekindle #spark

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