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Reminiscences of Richard Rowden : oral history, 1954.

Creator: Rowden, Richard, 1905-
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 31 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Publishing executive.

Scope and Contents

Early work experience; Columbia University, A.B.1928; with McGraw-Hill Book Company from 1929; impact of the Depression; impressions of Martin Foss; office manager; effect of World War II; vice president in charge of inventory control, warehousing, shipping, trade adjustments and general files; problems with inventory control and storage; communication between divisions; international market.

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