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Reminiscences of James A. McGraw : oral history, 1954.

Creator: McGraw, James A., 1886-1973.
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 47 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Publishing executive.

Scope and Contents

Early life in Pennsylvania, raised by his uncle, James H. McGraw, after being orphaned; military school; early years at ENGINEERING RECORD; comments on McGraw-Hill editors and executives; James H. McGraw; business interests, character and personality; McGraw-Hill trade publications and their growth; advertising; formation of McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1909' comments on John A. Hill and leading executives.


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