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Harold H. Anderson

Harold H. Anderson, American publisher. Harold and Virginia Anderson Hall named in his honor Northwestern University. Trustee Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital; board directors Wesley Hospital; Member University Club, Chicago Club, Glen View Golf Club, Indian Hill Club, Country Club of Florida, Phi Gamma Delta.

Background

  • Anderson, Harold H. was born on June 26, 1901 in Princeton, Illinois, United States. Son of A. Clarence and Hilda (Linder) Anderson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1924.

    Career

    • Sales manager Associate Editors Inc., Chicago, 1924-1925. Partner Publications Syndicate, 1925-1962. President, executive editor Publications Newspaper Syndicate, 1963-1967.

      Chairman Publications-Hall Syndicate, 1967-1968. Co-founder American Institute Public Opinion, 1935.

    Membership

    Trustee Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Board directors Wesley Hospital. Member University Club, Chicago Club, Glen View Golf Club, Indian Hill Club, Country Club of Florida, Phi Gamma Delta.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Copeland, February 20, 1926 (deceased March 1988). 1 child, Carolyn.
    • father: A. Clarence Anderson
    • mother: Hilda (Linder) Anderson
    • spouse: Virginia Copeland
    • child: Carolyn Anderson
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    Died January 24, 1988
    (aged 86)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1924
      Northwestern University
    • 1924 - 1925
      Sales manager, Associate Editors Incorporated
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1925 - 1962
      partner, Publications Syndicate
    • 1935
      co-founder American Institute Public Opinion
    • 1963 - 1967
      president, editor Publications Newspaper Syndicate
    • 1963 - 1967
      executive, editor Publications Newspaper Syndicate
    • 1967 - 1968
      chairman, Publications-Hall Syndicate

    Award