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Henry and Effie Osborn at home

Henry and Effie Osborn

Although Effie planned to write about other things, her enthusiasm for “Lohengrin” could not be contained.

Grand, Superb, magnificent, beautiful are too weak & feeble to apply to it.” Osborn, Effie 1884-12-8


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