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date: 15 December 2019

Schiff, Dorothylocked

(11 March 1903–30 August 1989)
  • Casey Diana

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Schiff, Dorothy (11 March 1903–30 August 1989), publisher and author, was born in New York City, the daughter of Mortimer Leo Schiff, an investment banker, and Adele Neustadt. Born into a wealthy Republican family, she received her early education at the Brearley School in New York City from 1912 to 1920 and entered Byrn Mawr College in 1920. Her grades were so low that she was asked to leave after one year....

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