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date: 22 October 2020

Boardman, Mabel Thorplocked

(12 October 1860–17 March 1946)
  • Sandra Opdycke


Boardman, Mabel Thorp (12 October 1860–17 March 1946), Red Cross leader, was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of William Jarvis Boardman, a wealthy businessman and attorney, and Florence Sheffield. She attended private schools in Cleveland and New York City and then traveled in Europe. From 1889 to 1893 she enjoyed court life in Berlin with her uncle ...

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