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Margaret Leech

AKA Margaret Kernochan Leech

Born: 7-Nov-1893
Birthplace: Newburgh, NY
Died: 24-Feb-1974
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Stroke

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865

Husband: Ralph Pulitzer (publisher, m. 1928, d. 1939)

    University: BA, Vassar College (1915)

    American Committee for Devastated France
    Pulitzer Prize for History 1942 for Reveille in Washington
    Pulitzer Prize for History 1960 for In the Days of McKinley
    Bancroft Prize 1960

Author of books:
The Back of the Book (1924, novel)
Tin Wedding (1926, novel)
Anthony Comstock: Roundsman of the Lord (1927, biography)
The Feathered Nest (1928, novel)
Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865 (1941, history)
In the Days of McKinley (1959, biography)

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