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Joseph Fletcher Littell, American publisher. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Association Publications, National Council Teachers English, Chicago Horticultural Society, Chicago Council Foreign Relations, Alpha Delta Phi Clubs: Michigan Shores (Wilmette, Illinois).

Background

Littell, Joseph Fletcher was born on September 19, 1924 in Hankow, China. Came to the United States, 1930. Son of Samuel Harrington and Evelyn Ann (Taber) Littell.

Education

Bachelor, Trinity College. Postgraduate, Columbia University.

Career

Executive editor school department Macmillan Incorporated, New York York City, 1954-1966. Editor-in-chief Harper & Row Inc., Evanston, Illinois, 1966-1968, Rand McNally & Company, Chicago, 1968-1969. Executive vice president, editor-in-chief McDougal, Littell & Company, Evanston, since 1969.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Association Publications, National Council Teachers English, Chicago Horticultural Society, Chicago Council Foreign Relations, Alpha Delta Phi Clubs: Michigan Shores (Wilmette, Illinois).

Connections

Married Eleanor Jean Tomlinson, June 19, 1953 (divorced January 15, 1970). Children: Julia H., Nancy T., Laura E. Married Joy Clary Hartmann, March 30, 1971.

father:
Samuel Harrington Littell

mother:
Evelyn Ann (Taber) Littell

spouses:
Eleanor Jean Tomlinson

Joy Clary Hartmann

children:
Julia H. Littell

Nancy T. Littell

Laura E. Littell