Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer Opening Day
FridayOct 25
Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer Opening Day

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Jacqueline PiatigorskyCOURTESY OF DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS, CHARLES E. YOUNG RESEARCH LIBRARY, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELESJacqueline and Gregor Piatigorsky

Jacqueline Piatigorsky

COURTESY OF DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS, CHARLES E. YOUNG RESEARCH LIBRARY, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES

Jacqueline and Gregor Piatigorsky

Jaqueline Piatogorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer

October 25, 2013 – April 18, 2014 

Jacqueline Piatigorsky had a tremendous influence on twentieth-century American chess through her efforts as a philanthropist and her legacy as one of the top American woman players of the 1950s and 1960s. Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer presents her story through artifacts donated and lent by the Piatigorsky family.