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Milton Nachman Lomask

Milton Nachman Lomask, American author. Served with Chemical Warfare Service Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member Authors Guild, Children's Book Guild of Washington.

Background

  • Lomask, Milton Nachman was born on June 26, 1909 in Fairmont, West Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel Josiah and Clara Regina (Reinheimer) Lomask.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Iowa, 1930. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1941.

    Career

    • Sunday magazine editor Des Moines Register, 1930-1937. Copy editor New York Journal-American, 1937-1940. Advertising manager Nedicks, Incorporated, New York York City, 1945-1950.

      Free lance writer, since 1950. Lecturer Washington Square Writing Center, New York University, 1950-1960. Lecturer on writing, adult div.

      Catholic University American, 1964-1983. Editorial consultant National Science Foundation, 1971-1972. History consultant NPACT-British Broadcasting Corporation television production The Impeachment Trial of Andrew Johnson, 1974.

      Staff member Wesleyan-Suffield Writer-Reader Conference, Connecticut, 1974-1976.

    Works

    • Exploration
    • Presents biographical sketches of twenty-five significant individuals in the history of world exploration, arranged alphabetically from Roald Amundsen to Amerigo Vespucci.

    Membership

    Served with Chemical Warfare Service Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member Authors Guild, Children's Book Guild of Washington.

    Connections

    • father: Samuel Josiah Lomask
    • mother: Clara Regina (Reinheimer) Lomask
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    Nationality
    • 1930
      University Iowa
    • 1941
      Northwestern University
    • 1930 - 1937
      Sunday magazine editor Des Moines Register
    • 1937 - 1940
      copy editor New York Journal-American
    • 1945 - 1950
      advertising manager, Nedicks
    • 1950
      free lance writer
    • 1950 - 1960
      lecturer, Washington Square Writing Center
    • 1964 - 1983
      lecturer, on writing
    • 1971 - 1972
      editorial consultant, National Science Foundation
    • 1974 - 1976
      staff member, Wesleyan-Suffield Writer-Reader Conference
      Connecticut, United States
    • 1974
      history consultant, NPACT-British Broadcasting Corporation television production The Impeachment Trial of Andrew Johnson
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