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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Waldo G. Bowman
RLIN number: NXCP86-A42
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: McGraw-Hill Project, Part II
Description: Engineering education, Harvard Business School; ENGINEERING NEWS-RECORD: characteristics of publication, staff changes, national correspondents; covering world construction news; readership problems of CONSTRUCTION METHODS; horizontal and vertical publications; ENGINEERING NEWS-RECORD's prestige among military engineers; war experiences on Remagen bridge; determining reasons for architectural failures; World War II experiences; competition in engineering magazine field.
Extent: Transcript: 35 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Written permission required from McGraw-Hill, Inc. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1956 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Bowman, Waldo G., 1900-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1900
Speaker occupation: Publishing executive
Age at speaking: 56
Document date: 1956
Interviewer: Phillips, Harlan B.
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Architecture; Engineering; Executives; Oral history; Periodicals--Publishing; Publishers and publishing
Topics discussed - Other terms: Bowman, Waldo G., 1900-; McGraw-Hill, Inc
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0016729-12172