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Publishing company executive

Claire Bertha Friedland, American Publishing company executive. Member National Council Women (president 1989-1991), Women's National Book Association (representative to United Nations Nongovtl. Organisation 1975-1985).

Background

Friedland, Claire Bertha was born on July 20, 1915 in New York City. Daughter of Isidore and Annie (Thomashefsky) Edelstein.

Education

Student, Hunter College, 1937-1940; student, Queens College, 1949-1952.

Career

Assistant production manager, Book Club Guild, Manhasset, New York, 1958-1964; assistant production manager, Seabury Press, New York City, 1964-1968; production manager, Meredith Corporation, New York City, 1968-1978; owner, Friedland Enterprises, New York City, since 1978.

Membership

Member National Council Women (president 1989-1991), Women's National Book Association (representative to United Nations Nongovtl. Organisation 1975-1985).

Connections

Married Lester M. Friedland, September 2, 1939. Children: Michael, Peter.

father:
Isidore Edelstein

mother:
Annie (Thomashefsky) Edelstein

spouse:
Lester M. Friedland

child:
Peter Friedland

child:
Michael Friedland