People of Brookline

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Katherine ("Kate") A. Whitney, 1882 [identity speculative]
1861 - 1909; never married; parents: Charles Whitney and Sarah Kimball Bradley; born in Lowell, lived in Boston.

Her father was a wealthy merchant in the lumber business who built the luxurious Hotel Vendome at the corner of Dartmouth and Commonwealth Ave. in Boston. Kate lived there for a number of years. She died of typhoid at the age of 47.