Cornelia Stuyvesant Vanderbilt and her aunt Edith Stuyvesant Dresser Vanderbilt (Mrs. George W. Vanderbilt II), at Cornelia’s 30 Apr 1924 wedding to British Diplomat John Cecil (All Souls Church, Biltmore Village, Asheville, NC).
Biltmore House, Asheville, NC 1925 John and Cornelia Vanderbilt Cecil’s first son, George Henry Vanderbilt Cecil, who would later share duties with his brother in maintaining the estate for visitors since 1930
Examples of the Gilded Age time period in the Third Floor Living Hall, at George and Edith Vanderbilt's, Biltmore Estate. Celebrations of the New Year by the couple were held with grand celebration, in and in this room.
Cornelius Vanderbilt: born Grace Graham Wilson in she became New York's leading socialite after her marriage to Cornelius Vanderbilt III 9 (Mother of William H. Vanderbilt who went on to build the biltmore estate) American royalty