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Fanny Dixwell Holmes

  • It is not hard to mistake worldliness for wisdom.

    • Fanny Dixwell Holmes,
    • in Catherine Drinker Bowen, Yankee from Olympus ()
  • Washington is full of famous men and the women they married when they were young.

    • Fanny Dixwell Holmes,
    • in Catherine Drinker Bowen, Yankee from Olympus ()

Fanny Dixwell Holmes, U.S. public figure

(1840 - 1929)

Full name: Fanny Bowditch Dixwell Holmes.