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Palm Beach Social Diary: FORE! Golf Greats @ Seminole for COVID-19 Benefit

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In case you missed it: Today, the Seminole Golf Club is hosting a competitive charity golf event to benefit COVID-19 relief workers. Augustus Mayhew g... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Preservation Matters

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Augustus Mayhew’s history and photographs of the 1960s Modernist house, Quail High, now an architectural landmark in Palm Beach County... READ MORE
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Borromeo Baroque: Lake Maggiore’s Isola Bella & Isola Madre

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With Italy facing one of its most perilous challenges, here is a look back at Primavera on Isola Bella and Isola Madre where timeless architecture and... READ MORE
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Oil Swells: The Standard Oil Crowd in Palm Beach

Palm Beach
Augustus Mayhew’s now classic history “Oil Swells: The Standard Oil Crowd in Palm Beach” around the turn of the 19th century to the 20th, when ... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Modern: Pitbull + Geoffrey Bradfield + Winslow Homer + Snowbirds

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Augustus Mayhew takes in the seasonal flocks of snowbirds sweeping through the skies of Palm Beach... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: #New Norton: 45th Gala + 1st Pre-Gala ArtBeat

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Augustus Mayhew to the Norton Art Museum’s 2020 Gala — the 45th — with an exhibition “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern” and 750 supporters ... READ MORE
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Timeless Palm Beach: Spanish Revival at El Bravo Park

Palm Beach
Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew takes us on an historical tour of a famous Palm Beach mansion in Bravo Park, built in 1930 and completely res... READ MORE
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Best Friends: Jewish Society in Old Palm Beach

Palm Beach
Augustus Mayhew reminds us of the social heritage of Palm Beach in its creation, many of the prominent Jewish leaders of New York who winter there and... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: PBSD @ The Breakers + @ The Gardens

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A quick lookback of the Breakers’ private pier of yesteryear, often a quick seaplane jump to Havana, back then; plus the Palm Beach Gardens Conserva... READ MORE
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A Debutante’s Diary, Part II: 1920-1921 From Engagement to Honeymoon to First Born

Social History
Take a trip with your imagination to another place, another time, a moment in history in someone’s life when everything was not only all right, but ... READ MORE
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A Debutante’s Diary, Part I: 1919-1920

Palm Beach
Returning to Ellen Glendinning Frazer Ordway, whose photo memoir began with her 1919-1920 coverage “A Debutante’s Diary, Part I” of young of Soc... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Palm Beach Now & Then

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Augustus Mayhew covers the holidays in PB with a benefit dinner for the Gentlemen of the Garden at Casa Phippsberger under a full moon; plus a trip th... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Art + RR @ PB + Orty’s Party + Spellbound

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Palm Beach Social Diary. Beth Rudin DeWoody and Firooz Zahedi hosted an exhibition at The Bunker, an invitational highlight of the Palm Beach New Wave... READ MORE

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