McDermott, William F.

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William Fee McDermott (1888-?) was a Presbyterian minister, religious editor of the Chicago Daily News, and author of numerous short stories and feature articles. As a free-lance writer, McDermott contributed over six hundred articles to national and religious magazines including Reader's Digest, Coronet, Colliers, Post, McCall's, This Week, Rotarian, Pageant, Kiwanis, Christian Herald and Life, Good Housekeeping, and many others. He wrote on a wide range of topics including social concerns, politics, and history.

From the description of Papers, 1894-1966. (University of Illinois-Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 54367957

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referencedIn Small Music and Theater Scrapbooks, 1924-1947 Cleveland Public Library
creatorOf McDermott, William Fee. Papers, 1894-1966. University of Illinois at Chicago Library, UIC
referencedIn Theater and Entertainment Scrapbooks, 1883-1947 Cleveland Public Library
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library
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Active 1894

Active 1966



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