Solomon Guggenheim, Last of Famous Brothers, Dies at Age of 88; Was Patron of Arts
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Solomon Guggenheim, Last of Famous Brothers, Dies at Age of 88; Was Patron of Arts

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Solomon R. Guggenheim, 88, last of the famous Guggenheim brothers, died last night at his estate at Sands Point, Long Island. Well-known as an art patron, Mr. Guggenheim was a generous contributor throughout his life to both Jewish and non-sectarian causes.

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