The Benefactors: Solomon R. Guggenheim, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, Roy R. Neuberger

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Provides biographical sketches of Guggenheim, Hirshhorn, and Neuberger, concentrating on their cultural contributions to the public. Also describes the collections of the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C., and The Neuberger Museum at Purchase, New York. A few pages are devoted specifically to Joseph H. Hirshhorn and the foundation of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.


  • Hirshhorn, Joseph H
  • Neuberger, Roy R
  • Guggenheim, Solomon R (Solomon Robert) 1861-1949
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden


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