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Kenneth Norman Anderson Edit Profile

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Kenneth Norman Anderson was American magazine editor, author.


Anderson, Kenneth Norman was born on July 10, 1921 in Omaha. Son of Duncan McDonald and Letitia Jane (Steed) Anderson.


Student, U. Omaha, 1939-1941;Student, Oregon State College, 1943-1944;Student, Stanford University, 1944-1945;Student, Northwestern University College Medicine, 1945-1946;Student, University of Chicago, 1958-1960.


With, United States Army Finance Office, Nebraska and Montana, 1941-1942;engineering aid, United States Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha, 1946;news editor, Radio Station KOIL, Omaha, 1946-1947;bureau manager, International News Svc., Omaha, 1947-1956;bureau manager, International News Svc., Kansas City, Missoury, 1947-1956;special features editor, Better Homes and Garden magazine, 1956-1957;associate editor, Popular Mechanics magazine, 1957-1959;editor, Today's Health magazine, public by American Medical Association, Chicago, 1959-1965;editor, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York City, 1965-1970;executive director, Coffee Information Institute, New York City, 1970-1981;president, Publications Editorial Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Katonah, New York, 1981-1990;president, The Editorial Guild, Inc., Katonah, New York, 1981-1990. Lecturer magazine writing New School Social Research, 1959, New York University, 1960, Omaha U., 1961, Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1964. Consultant medical editor Ferguson Public Company, 1971-1976.



Married Lois Elaine Harmon, January 12, 1945. Children: Eric Stephen, Randi Laine, Jani Jill, Douglas Duncan.

Duncan McDonald Anderson

Letitia Jane (Steed) Anderson

Lois Elaine Harmon

Eric Stephen Anderson

Randi Laine Anderson

Jani Jill Anderson

Douglas Duncan Anderson