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Robert Baker Mc Coy

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Robert Baker Mc Coy, American publisher. Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1945.

Background

Coy, Robert Baker Mc was born on March 26, 1916 in Arrowsmith, Illinois, United States. Son of Robert Benton and Charlotte (Miller) McCoy.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1950. Master of Science, 1951. Postgraduate, University Illinois extension.

Career

Various positions with branches United States Government, 1939-1951. Managing editor book department Popular Mechanics Magazine Company, Chicago, 1951-1960. Managing editor high school textbook division J.B. Lippincott Company, 1960-1962.

Owner, president, chairman board Rio Grande Press Inc. (publications non-fiction Western Americana books), 1962-1999. Chairman board, president Rio Grande Press of New Mexico, Inc.

Works

  • Lecturer, author articles on American Indian, ornithology, traveling.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1945.