Katharine Seymour Day

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Katharine Seymour Day

Birthdate: (94)
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
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Daughter of John Calvin DayAlice Beecher Day

Occupation: Historic preservationist, artist
Managed by: Ivy Jo Smith
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About Katharine Seymour Day

Katharine Seymour Day was a painter, philanthropist, and historic preservationist.

Day was a member of the Hartford City Planning Commission. She worked to preserve historic homes in Connecticut and helped establish the Children's Museum of Hartford and the home of Mark Twain as a memorial. She served as president of the Mark Twain Library and Memorial Commission. She was inducted into the Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame in 1994. Her home has been preserved as a museum, Katharine Seymour Day House.

She was born on May 8, 1870 to John Calvin Day. She was a granddaughter of Isabella Beecher Hooker and a grandniece of Harriet Beecher Stowe. In 1924 she bought the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and converted it into a museum.

She died on June 4, 1964 in Hartford, Connecticut at the age of 94. She was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

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Katharine Seymour Day's Timeline

1870
1870년 May 8일
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1964
1964년 June 4일
Age 94
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
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Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States