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Reminiscences of Elizabeth Gile : oral history, 1956.

Creator: Gile, Elizabeth, 1901-
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 26 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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McGraw-Hill from 1929: editing process before formation of McGraw-Hill Book Company's editorial department; Martin Foss as President of Book Company; copy editing procedures; freelance copy editors and proofreaders; manuscript checking; decentralization of editorial department, 1948; Oak Ridge book project; work with new printers during World War II; unified system of styling; editing schedules.

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