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Bilmore Estate is currently the largest estate in the United States. It was built in 1889-1895 by George Washington Vanderbilt. It has fully decorated 250 rooms. The architect was the famous Richard Morris Hunt. Almost all of its furnishings were brought from Europe by ships. The estate was opened to the public foin March of 1930 by their only daughter and heir Cornelia. Now ove one million visitors walk through this astoundingly opulent mansion.

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  • Copyright: gul dixon (guld) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 118 W: 0 N: 36] (1042)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2006-00-00
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-05-11 7:13
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