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After a complaint from a neighbor, she was charged with common bawdy house. Alliance for Open Society International, Inc. Paul, — James Sheila White.
Brown's brothel in Chapel Street was attacked in and following another attack intwo men were found guilty of assaulting Brown and her prostitutes. These balls were well reported in the press.
Brown has been described as "the best-known prostitute in antebellum America". In the s, Brown entered a brothel run by Rosina Townsend,  and later a house owned by Adeline Millera well-known New York madam, in Miller Street, eventually becoming the manager of the house.
Vigilantes frequently violently targeted brothels in the area.
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Julia Brown died after was an American madam and prostitute active in mid-nineteenth century New York City. Prostitutebrothel madam. The brothel was tolerated because the house and her customers caused no disruption.
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Views Read Edit View history. Her neighbours included James LenoxWilliam H. Aspinwallthe socialite Mrs Peter A. Schemerhorn and New York Public Library. Namespaces Article Talk.
: Criminals from New York City American prostitutes American brothel owners and madams 19th-century American businesswomen 19th-century American businesspeople. As the Lower West Side pushed north, Brown moved with it.
Eliot Spitzer. She also had season ticket to two theaters, paid for pews in various churches and contributed generously to local bible societies.
Prostitution in the United States. American prostitute and brothel madam.
She received invitations to social galas across New York City,  and her admirers nicknamed her Princess Julia. The Leonard Street brothel was partially destroyed when the neighboring National Theater burnt down inand the rear wall of the theater collapsed on the brothel.
Despite her illicit occupation, Brown was a darling of the New York upper class.
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Hidden : Articles with short description Short description is different from Wikidata Articles with hCards Year of birth missing Year of death missing. Charles Dickens reportedly visited her on a trip through America.
Agency for International Development v. She pleaded guilty and shut the Reade Street premises,  but continued to run brothels on Chapel, Church and Leonard Streets. Yahgar had left her parents home in Philadelphia a few days before to "board" with Brown.