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Marjorie Post, center, entertaining guests during fine arts festival at her home "Mar-A-Lago".
Bert Morgan photographic collection, N2013- 16, Box 7
"Mar-a-Lago" (Spanish for "Sea to Lake") was the residence of Mrs. Marjorie Merriweather Post. It officially opened in January of 1927. In January 1969 the Department of the Interior designated the estate as "The Mar-a-Lago National Historic Site".
Accompanying note: "Mrs. Mary Howes, Mrs. Marjorie M. Post, Miss Liz Carpenter".
Bert Morgan was a photographer whose best-known work was his photographs of Palm Beach high society events and people taken by Morgan along with his son Richard Morgan. His work was regularly published in magazines such as Vogue, Vanity Fair, Town and Country, and The Social Spectator.
Subject - Person
Chicago Manual of Style
Morgan, Bert, 1904-1986. Marjorie Post, center, entertaining guests during fine arts festival at her home "Mar-A-Lago". 1970. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/296175>, accessed 22 September 2023.
Morgan, Bert, 1904-1986. Marjorie Post, center, entertaining guests during fine arts festival at her home "Mar-A-Lago". 1970. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/296175>
AP Style Photo Citation
(State Archives of Florida/Morgan)