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Robert Baker Mc Coy

Robert Baker Mc Coy, American publisher. Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1945.

Background

  • Coy, Robert Baker Mc was born on March 26, 1916 in Arrowsmith, Illinois, United States. Son of Robert Benton and Charlotte (Miller) McCoy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1950. Master of Science, 1951. Postgraduate, University Illinois extension.

    Career

    • Various positions with branches United States Government, 1939-1951. Managing editor book department Popular Mechanics Magazine Company, Chicago, 1951-1960. Managing editor high school textbook division J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960-1962.

      Owner, president, chairman board Rio Grande Press Inc. (publications non-fiction Western Americana books), 1962-1999. Chairman board, president Rio Grande Press of New Mexico, Inc.

    Works

    • Lecturer, author articles on American Indian, ornithology, traveling.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1945.

    Connections

    • father: Robert Benton McCoy
    • mother: Charlotte (Miller) McCoy
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    Died March 10, 1999
    (aged 82)
    Nationality
    • 1950
      Northwestern University
    • 1939 - 1951
      Various positions with branches United States Government
    • 1951 - 1960
      managing editor book department Popular Mechanics Magazine Company
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1960 - 1962
      managing editor high school textbook division J.B. Lippincott Company
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