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Hugh Wilson Treadwell

Hugh Wilson Treadwell was American publishing executive. Decorated Air medal. President El Paso Council for International Visitors, 1987-1988. With United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Treadwell, Hugh Wilson was born on November 21, 1921 in Waurika, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Hugh and Jessie Ellen (Cogdell) Treadwell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1949. Master of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1952. Diploma in French Studies (Rotary Foundation fellow), Institut de Touraine, University Poitiers, France, 1950.

    Career

    • Assistant editor international literature quarterly Books Abroad, University Oklahoma, 1952-1953. Field representative college department The Macmillan Company, 1953-1960, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc., Oklahoma and Texas, 1960-1962, manager college programs in foreign language department New York City, 1962-1967. Senior editor college department Random House-Knopf, 1967-1972.

      Director University New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1973-1980, Texas Western Press, University Texas, El Paso, 1981-1985. Private practice consultant, from 1985. Field representative college department W.W. Norton & Company, Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, 1988-1993.

      Instructor English as Second Language El Paso Community College, from 1994. Instructor French University Oklahoma, 1952-1953. Industry representative National Committee Support of Foreign Languages, 1971, freelance translator (French-English), since 1996.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    President El Paso Council for International Visitors, 1987-1988. With United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Clubs: Alliance Francaise (El Paso).

    Connections

    • Married Edith Albena Doolittle, June 20, 1959. Children– Pamela, Hugh, Cynthia.
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    Born November 21, 1921
    Died January 22, 2005
    (aged 83)
    • 1949
      University Oklahoma
    • 1952
      University Oklahoma
    • 1950
      Institut de Touraine
    • 1952 - 1953
      Assistant, editor international literature quarterly Books Abroad
    • 1953 - 1960
      field representative college department The Macmillan Company
      Holt, Michigan, United States
    • 1960 - 1962
      field representative college department The Macmillan Company
    • 1967 - 1972
      senior, editor college department Random House-Knopf
    • 1973 - 1980
      director, University New Mexico Press
      Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
    • 1981 - 1985
      director, University New Mexico Press
      El Paso, Texas, United States
    • 1988 - 1993
      field representative college department W.W. Norton & Company
      Texas, United States
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    Award