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Publishing executive

Hugh Wilson Treadwell, American Publishing executive. Decorated Air medal. President El Paso Council for International Visitors, 1987-1988. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Treadwell, Hugh Wilson was born on November 21, 1921 in Waurika, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Hugh and Jessie Ellen (Cogdell) Treadwell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1949; Master of Arts, University Oklahoma, 1952; diploma in French Studies (Rotary Foundation fellow), Institut de Touraine, U. Poitiers, France, 1950.

Career

Assistant editor international literature quarterly, Books Abroad, U. Oklahoma, 1952-1953; field representative college department, The Macmillan Company, 1953-1960; field representative college department, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc., Oklahoma and Texas, 1960-1962; manager college programs in foreign language department, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc., New York City, 1962-1967; senior editor college department, Random House-Knopf, New York City, 1967-1972; director, U. New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1973-1980; director, Texas Western Press, University Texas, El Paso, 1981-1985; private practice consultant, since 1985; field representative college department, W. W. Norton & Company, Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, 1988-1993; instructor English as Second Language, El Paso Community College, since 1994. Instructor French U. Oklahoma, 1952-1953. Industry representative National Committee Support of Foreign Langs., 1971, free-lance translator (french-english), since 1996.

Membership

President El Paso Council for International Visitors, 1987-1988. With United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Clubs: Alliance Francaise (El Paso).

Connections

Married Edith Albena Doolittle, June 20, 1959. Children— Pamela, Hugh, Cynthia.

father:
Hugh Treadwell

mother:
Jessie Ellen (Cogdell) Treadwell

spouse:
Edith Albena Doolittle

children:
Pamela Treadwell

Cynthia Treadwell

Hugh Treadwell