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Reminiscences of Bruce and Beatrice Gould : oral history, 1976.

Creator: Gould, Bruce, 1898-
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 726 leaves. Tape 8 reels.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Editors; interviewees are married.

Scope and Contents

Both describe family backgrounds, childhoods and meeting at State University of Iowa in 1920s; she discusses teaching, newspaper work, short story writing; he discusses General Film Co., college humor magazine, newspaper reporting, Army Air Service 1918-19, playwriting and reviewing, associate editorship of SATURDAY EVENING POST; marriage, 1923; New York scene in 1920s; Prohibition; joint editors of LADIES HOME JOURNAL, 1935-1962; staff and format, health campaigns, reader polls, important articles, series, literary pieces; difficulties and decline of Curtis Publishing Company; impressions of George Horace Lorimer, Eleanor Roosevelt, others.


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1980. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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