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Alfred Stieglitz
(1864 - 1946)

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1864 Born 1 January in Hoboken, New Jersey
1882 Enrols at the Königliche Technische Hochschule in Germany
1887 Travels to Italy with painter Frank Simon Herrmann
1887 Wins first prize in the Amateur Photographer Holiday Competition in London
1890 Returns to the United States
1891 Joins the New York Society of Amateur Photographers, assumes the co-editorship of the publication American Amateur Photographer with W.H. Burbank
1893 Marries Emmeline Obermeyer
1894 Returns to Europe
1902 Forms the Photo-Secession group
1903 Begins publishing the quarterly Camera Work
1905 Directs 291 Gallery until 1917
1922 Marriage to Emmeline dissolved
1924 First photographer to have work hung in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
1924 Marries Georgia O'Keefe
1925 Directs the Intimate Gallery until 1929
1929 Directs gallery, An American Place, until 1946
1937 Ill health forces Stieglitz to stop photographing
1946 Dies 13 July
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