TITLE

Whittier Alexander Sengstacke, newspaper executive and activist, dies at 80

PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Jet;7/08/96, Vol. 90 Issue 8, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the death of newspaper executive and activist Whittier Alexander Sengstacke. Personal information; Career accomplishments; Political activities.
ACCESSION #
9607250770

 

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