Barnes, Joseph, 1907-1970

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Dates:
Birth 1907
Death 1970

Biographical notes:

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Journalist, editor, author, and educator. Barnes was editor and foreign correspondent for the New York Herald Tribune, 1931-1948, with the Office of War Information, 1941-1944, editor of the New York Star, 1948-1949, and a book editor at Simon and Schuster, Publishers, 1951-1970. He also translated several books by Russian and Franch authors.

From the guide to the Joseph Barnes Papers, 1923-1970, (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Newspaperman.

From the description of Reminiscences of Joseph Fels Barnes : oral history, 1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309728550

Newspaper editor and author.

From the description of Papers of Joseph Barnes, 1930-1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71130939

Journalist, editor, author, and educator.

Barnes was editor and foreign correspondent for the New York Herald Tribune, 1931-1948, with the Office of War Information, 1941-1944, editor of the New York Star, 1948-1949, and a book editor at Simon and Schuster, Publishers, 1951-1970. He also translated several books by Russian and Franch authors.

From the description of Joseph Barnes papers, 1907-1970, 1923-1970. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 463434859

Biographical Note

  • 1907, July 21: Born, Montclair, N.J.
  • 1927: B.A., Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1928 - 1931 : With Chase National Bank and the Equitable Trust Co., New York, N.Y.
  • 1931 - 1934 : On staff, Institute of Pacific Relations in Russia, Manchuria, Japan, and China
  • 1935 - 1939 : Reporter, New York Herald Tribute, New York, N.Y.
  • 1936: Married Elizabeth G. Brown
  • 1940 - 1941 : Foreign news editor, New York Herald Tribune, New York, N.Y.
  • 1941 - 1944 : Deputy director of overseas branch, Office of War Information
  • 1942: Accompanied Wendell L. Willkie on trip to Russia and China
  • 1944 - 1948 : Foreign news editor, New York Herald Tribune, New York, N.Y.
  • 1948 - 1949 : Editor, New York Star, New York, N.Y.
  • 1950 - 1970 : Senior editor, Simon and Schuster, New York, N.Y.
  • 1952: Published Willkie: The Events He Was Part of, the Ideas He Fought For. New York: Simon and Schuster
  • 1970, Feb. 28: Died, New York, N.Y.

From the guide to the Joseph Barnes Papers, 1930-1952, (bulk 1940-1952), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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Subjects:

  • Journalists--Interviews
  • Journalism
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • International broadcasting

Occupations:

  • Authors--Russian
  • Editors
  • Authors, French
  • Sovietologists
  • Authors
  • Journalists
  • Lecturers
  • War correspondents
  • Translator
  • Public officers
  • Foreign correspondents

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