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Marie-Marthe Laurent, Albert Kahn’s loyal stewardess, answers your practical questions and reveals secrets about the place in two guided tours: Mr. Kahn’s Garden and Who is Mr. Kahn?

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Who is Madam Laurent?

Born on December 8, 1840, Marie-Marthe Blanche Contesse, widow Laurent, entered the service of Albert Kahn probably at the end of the 19th century and became the steward of his property in Boulogne.

She died on August 2, 1930 at her home located on Albert Kahn’s property at 6 quai du 4 septembre in Boulogne.