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Reminiscences of Willard T. Schoener : oral history, 1956.

Creator: Shoener, Willard T., 1904-
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 39 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Publishing executive.

Scope and Contents

Early career with Blakiston Company: history and reputation of Blakiston Company, relationship with authors, publication process from manuscript to book, promotion and distribution, medical textbooks and medical readership, job security and retirement policy, the Depression; Mr. Blakiston, his work habits, his death and will; purchase of Blakiston by Mr. White, later sales to Doubleday and McGraw-Hill.


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