Charles Allen Munn

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Charles Allen Munn (1859-1924), the son of Orson Desaix Munn, publisher of Scientific American, and his wife Julia Augusta Allen, was the editor of Scientific American.[1] His nephew Orson Desaix Munn II succeeded him as editor of the magazine.


  1. ^ "Chas Allen Munn, Editor, Dies at 64. Had Been Associated With The Scientific American Magazine for 43 Years.". New York Times. April 4, 1924. Desaix , father of Charles Allen, Joined Alfred Ely Beach, son of the Beach who owned The Sun, in the purchase, in 1846, of a year-old magazine called the ...