The Lady of Marble House – Alva Vanderbilt

2014-10-24T06:07:17+00:00October 24th, 2014|

The Newport Mansions are filled with the history of the wealthy families who lived in them.  Alva Vanderbilt, later Alva Belmont's story is the one that thrives behind the heavy walls of Marble House. Alva was born on January 17th, 1853 as Alva Ertskin Smith, [...]