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Oliver E. Allen, American writer. Member of Century Club.

Background

Allen, Oliver E. was born on June 29, 1922 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frederick Lewis and Dorothy Cobb Allen.

Education

AB, Harvard College, 1943.

Career

Writer, editor Life Magazine, New York City, 1947—1960. Editor Life World Library. Time-Life Books, 1960—1965, editor Time-Life Library.

American, 1965—1968, director editorial planning, 1968—1976. Freelance writer, since 1976. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1946.

Works

Membership

Member of Century Club.

Connections

Married Deborah Hutchison, May 8, 1948. Children: Stephen(deceased), Frederick, Henry, Letitia, Jennie.

father:
Frederick Lewis

mother:
Dorothy Cobb Allen

spouse:
Deborah Hutchison

children:
Stephen Allen (deceased)

Frederick Allen

Henry Allen

Letitia Allen

Jennie Allen