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Sunday July 1, 2012

July 1, 1976: Head master Thomas Ryan of Foxhollow School in Lenox, planned to sell about 130 acres of property which included the Mount, the former home of novelist Edith Wharton. The sale was needed to raise the school’s endowment.


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