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Charles Fredric Moritz

Charles Fredric Moritz, American book editor. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member American Library Association, Bibliographical Society of America.

Background

  • Moritz, Charles Fredric was born on January 23, 1917 in Cleveland. Son of Frederic and Alberta (Hartwig) Moritz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1942. Student, Harvard University, 1947. Student, Columbia University, 1948.

      Bachelor of Science in liberal studies, Middlebury College, Vermont., 1948. Master of Arts, Middlebury College, Vermont., 1950.

    Career

    • Assistant librarian rare book room and reference department Yale Library, 1948-1950. Member staff New York Public Library, 1950-1952. Assistant professor Graduate School Library Service, Rutgers University, 1955-1958.

      Editor of Current Biography, 1958-1992.

    Works

    • Consultant editor Current Biography, since 1993. Contributor book reviews for Booklist, 1952-1955
    • also articles.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member American Library Association, Bibliographical Society of America.

    Connections

    • father: Frederic Moritz
    • mother: Alberta (Hartwig) Moritz
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    Born January 23, 1917
    Died April 16, 2003
    (aged 86)
    Nationality
    • 1942
      Ohio State University
    • 1947
      Harvard University
    • 1948
      Columbia University
    • 1948
      Middlebury College
    • 1950
      Middlebury College
    • 1948 - 1950
      Assistant, librarian rare book room and reference department Yale Library
    • 1950 - 1952
      member, staff New York Public Library
    • 1955 - 1958
      assistant, professor Graduate School Library Service
    • 1958 - 1992
      editor of Current Biography
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