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Barton Hirst Lippincott was American publisher. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member St. Anthony Fraternity Clubs: Philadelphia Cricket, Philadelphia, Conanicut Yacht.

Background

Lippincott, Barton Hirst was born on July 26, 1925 in Jamestown, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Bertram and Elsie DuPuy Graham (Hirst) Lippincott.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yale University, 1946.

Career

Sales clerk Bumpus Book Store, London, 1947. With J.B. Lippincott Company, 1947—1987, president, 1978-1981, chairman, Chief Executive Officer, 1981—1987.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member St. Anthony Fraternity Clubs: Philadelphia Cricket, Philadelphia, Conanicut Yacht.

Connections

Married Beatrice Woolsey Bronson, September 17, 1950 (divorced 1969). Married Carol Helms Earle, July 14, 1972. Children: Louise Woolsey, Deborah Wharton, Frances Bronson, Elizabeth Barton.

father:
Bertram Lippincott

mother:
Elsie DuPuy Graham (Hirst) Lippincott

spouses:
Beatrice Woolsey Bronson

Carol Helms Earle

children:
Louise Woolsey Lippincott

Deborah Wharton Lippincott

Frances Bronson Lippincott

Elizabeth Barton Lippincott