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Pulitzer, Joseph, 1913-1993

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dates 1913-1993
city St. Louis
stateMO
other citiesCambridge, MA; Saint Paul, MN;
gender M
historical notes Joseph Pulitzer was a publisher (Pulitzer Publishing Co) and art collector

Together with his second wife Emily Rauh (m. 1973), he formed a modern-art collection and was a patron of both Harvard's Fogg and the St. Louis Art Museum.

Emily Rauh and Joseph Pulitzer III collection included works by Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse and Constantin Brancusi mingle with those of a more immediate generation: Ellsworth Kelly, Richard Serra and Roy Lichtenstein.

Pulitzer's first wife, Louise Vauclain Pulitzer, died in 1968.

Glueck, Grace "A GALLERY OF OWNERS AND THEIR TROVES" New York Times, 3 May, 1987, retrieved 7/16/2008
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1930-1940
1940-1950
1950-1960
1960-1970
1970-1980
1980-1990
websitehttp://www.pulitzer.org/boardmember/8010/1969
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Joseph Pulitzer interview, 1985 July 9. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Joseph Pulitzer lecture, 1988 Apr. 16. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Joseph Pulitzer interview, 1978 Jan. 11. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Stephen Greene papers, 1945-1969. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
American Committee of the Statue of Liberty records, 1875-1901. see details...
Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Papers of Joseph Pulitzer, 1897-1958 (bulk 1925-1955).
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Otto and Ilse Gerson papers, 1933-1980. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Richard Serra lecture, 1988 Apr. 16. see details...
Biblioteca Berenson, Villa I Tatti
The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies
The Fototeca Berenson (Villa I Tatti Photo Archives) see details...

see also:
Pulitzer, Emily Rauh