Life Magazine, Inc. (New York, N.Y.)

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Life Magazine, Inc. was founded in New York City in 1883 by John Ames Mitchell (1845-1918). Published until October 1936, it was a popular magazine of satire, criticism, reviews, and humor which relied heavily on cartoons, sketches, illustrations, and anecdotal material. In November of 1936 a new magazine under the same title was published by Time, Inc.

From the description of Life Magazine records, 1892-1936, bulk (1920-1936). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626935

From the guide to the Life Magazine records, 1892-1936, 1920-1936, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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creatorOf Life Magazine records, 1892-1936, 1920-1936 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Life Magazine, Inc. (New York, N.Y.). Life Magazine records, 1892-1936, bulk (1920-1936). New York Public Library System, NYPL
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith American News Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930. person
associatedWith Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967. person
associatedWith Carey Printing Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Century Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Condé Nast Publications, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Condé Nast Publications, inc corporateBody
associatedWith Coward-McCann, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Crosby, Percy L. 1891-1964. person
associatedWith Crowell Publishing Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Doran, George H. person
associatedWith Gibson, Charles Dana, 1867-1944. person
associatedWith Krone, William person
associatedWith Krone, William. person
associatedWith Mitchell, John Ames, 1845-1918. person
associatedWith Ritcher, Henry A person
associatedWith Ritcher, Henry A. person
associatedWith Volland, P. V person
associatedWith Volland, P.V. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Magazine illustration

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Active 1892

Active 1936

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