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Publishing company executive

Blanche Gurka Kozak, American publishing company executive.

Background

Kozak, Blanche Gurka was born on January 31, 1920 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Bronislaw Peter and Agatha (Kmiec) Gurka.

Education

Student, Lawrence Academy, 1938. Student, University Texas, Austin, 1945.

Career

Map drafter United States Army Corps Engineers, San Antonio, 1945-1947. Inspector Western Electric Company, Lawrence, 1953-1959. Author children's books, owner PictoGraphic Public, Methuen, Massachusetts, since 1975.

Lecturer in field.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author, public children's books: Nursery School Rhymes, 1975. Summer Fun, 1980, A Rewarding Game, 1981, Fond Memories, 1982, Merry Christmas, 1983, When Circus is In Town, 1984, Safari, 1985, Fiesta Fantasy, 1986, Scary Dream, 1987, Happy Childhood, 1988, Camp Mayanuk, 1989, Bells, 1990, numerous others.

Connections

Married Joseph John Kozak, June 15, 1941. 1 child, Kenneth Earl.

father:
Bronislaw Peter Gurka

mother:
Agatha (Kmiec) Gurka

spouse:
Joseph John Kozak

child:
Kenneth Earl Kozak