Quotation by Mary Antin

Outside America I should hardly be believed if I told how simply, in my experience, Dover Street merged into the Back Bay.
Mary Antin (1881–1949), U.S. socialite and author; born in Russia. The Promised Land, ch. 20 (1912).

A Russian Jew who emigrated to the United States at age 15 and settled on Dover Street in the Boston slums, Antin attended prestigious Barnard College and made her way up into the social world represented by Boston's elite Back Bay neighborhood.
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