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Les Raymond Trautmann Edit Profile

Editor

Les Raymond Trautmann, American editor. Recipient Distinguished Journalism award Columbia, 1971, Distinguished Citizen award Wagner College, 1971, President' medal College Staten Island, 1984. Alumni president Wagner College, 1953-1954. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Society Newspaper Editors.

Background

Trautmann, Les Raymond was born on July 18, 1918 in S.I., New York, United States. Son of Henry E. and Bertha (Strofield) Trautmann.

Education

Bachelor, Wagner College, 1940. Master of Science, Columbia, 1941. Doctor of Humane Letters, St. Johns University, 1973.

Doctor of Letters, Wagner College, 1989.

Career

Reporter, S.I. Advance, 1940-1941; editorial writer, S.I. Advance, 1946-1953; editorial page editor, S.I. Advance, 1955-1960; city editor, S.I. Advance, 1961-1964; editor, S.I. Advance, 1965-1992. Editor editorial page St. Petersburg (Florida) Times, 1954-1955.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Interview show host, Way of New York City-television, 1970-1972.

Membership

Alumni president Wagner College, 1953-1954. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Society Newspaper Editors.

Connections

Son of Henry E. and Bertha (Strofield) T. M. Virginia Mackoy, August 21, 1943. 1 daughter, Julie.

father:
Henry E. Trautmann

mother:
Bertha (Strofield) Trautmann

spouse:
Virginia Mackoy