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Reminiscences of Alice E. Kraft : oral history, 1956.

Creator: Kraft, Alice E., 1890-
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 45 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Publishing executive.

Scope and Contents

Platt's oil publications from 1911; history of NATIONAL PETROLEUM NEWS; choice of staff; experiences selling advertising in Texas; Platt's knowledge, personality, and integrity; growth of the PETROLEUM NEWS; dispute with National Recovery Administration; PLATT'S OILGRAM, daily publication, 1925; comparison of Platt and James H. McGraw as editors.


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