Ziffren, Lester

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American journalist; United Press bureau chief, Madrid, Spain, 1933-1936.

From the description of Lester Ziffren papers, 1933-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123373303

Biographical Note

  • 1906: Born, Rock Island, Illinois
  • 1927: Graduates from the University of Missouri's journalism school
  • 1933 - 1936 : Bureau chief for United Press in Madrid, Spain
  • 1937 - 1940 : Works as a screenwriter in Hollywood
  • 1941 - 1945 : Public relations officer, U.S. Embassy in Santiago, Chile
  • 1961 - 1971 : Public relations director, Kennecott Copper Corporation
  • 2007: Died

From the guide to the Lester Ziffren Papers, 1933-1989, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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creatorOf Lester Ziffren Papers, 1933-1989 Hoover Institution Archives.
creatorOf Ziffren, Lester. Lester Ziffren agradece conceptos del Presidente. Dibam Biblioteca Nacional de Chile
referencedIn Ford, J. mss., 1906-1976 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Ziffren, Lester. Lester Ziffren papers, 1933-1989. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
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associatedWith Chile. Presidencia de la República. Oficina de Informaciones y Radiodifusión. corporateBody
associatedWith Ford, John, 1895-1973 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Spain
Spain
Subject
Journalists
Occupation
Journalists
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Person

Birth 1906-04-30

Death 2007-11-12

English,

Spanish; Castilian

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