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Crews, Albert R.


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    • Crews, A. R. (Albert R.)
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    • Birth Date

        19080615
    • Death Date

        19590511
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) DePauw University
        • Organization: (naf) Indiana State Teachers College
        • Organization: (naf) Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Speech
        • Organization: (naf) British Broadcasting Corporation
        • Organization: (naf) National Broadcasting Company
        • Organization: (naf) Protestant Radio Commission
        • Organization: (naf) National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
    • Birth Place

        Mount Erie (Ill.)
    • Death Place

        Port Washington (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: Radio production directing, c1944:t.p. (Albert Crews)
    • found: OCLC, Nov. 3, 2003(hdg.: Crews, Albert R.; usage: Albert R. Crews; Albert Crews; A.R. Crews)
    • found: Northwestern University finding aid, Albert R. Crews (1908-1959) Papers, 1934-2013(Albert Randall Crews, born in Mount Erie, Illinois, on June 15, 1908; studied English and journalism at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1929; studied at the Indiana State Teacher's College for five months before going on to teach journalism in 1933 at Hammond (Indiana) High School; Master of Arts in Speech degree in 1937 from Northwestern University's School of Speech; chair of the School of Speech's Radio program until 1943; worked for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), the National Broadcasting Company (NBC), the United States Army University in Biarritz, France; worked on rehabilitating the Japanese Broadcasting Corporation under General Douglas MacArthur following World War II; director of production for the Protestant Radio Commission; in 1957, he became the director of program promotion and station relations at the Broadcasting and Film Commission of the National Council of Churches; d. in Port Washington, New York, on May 11, 1959)
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    • 2003-11-03: new
    • 2014-09-19: revised
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