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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Robert Forrester Boger
RLIN number: NXCP87-A5
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: McGraw-Hill Project, Part II
Description: McGraw-Hill and American business: changes from ownership management to professional management, the creation of a science of business management thorugh graduate business education, editorial responsibility, continuity; McGraw-Hill's three aviation magazines from 1945: creation of AVIATION WEEK and its editorial formula; editorial hierarchy and authority; definition of civil engineering; social consequences of building in New York City.
Extent: Transcript: 23 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: Boger, Robert Forrester, 1900-1968
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: Aeronautics; Executives; Periodicals--Publishing; Publishers and publishing
Topics discussed - Other terms: Aviation; Boger, Robert Forrester, 1900-1968; McGraw-Hill, Inc
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018298-13741