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Reminiscences of Walter Crowder : oral history, 1956.

Creator: Crowder, Walter, 1907-
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 59 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Publishing executive.

Scope and Contents

Education, teaching in Illinois and Iowa; Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, 1935; editor of MILL SUPPLIES, 1945: McGraw-Hill's ideas on distribution, definition of role of industrial distributor, use of manufacturers and distributors; relationship between editor and readers, supplies; advanced management course at Harvard; personal connections, record of leadership for publication, circulation growth, sales competition, relation of McGraw-Hill technical magazines to their respective fields; editors internal reports.


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