Country Life in America

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Country Life in America
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Cover from 'the good health' issue, vol 8, no 22, 1911.
Managing Editor Henry H. Saylor
Categories Lifestyle magazines
Frequency Monthly
Publisher Doubleday, Page & Co.
First issue November 1901
Final issue 1942
Country USA
Based in New York City
Language English
OCLC number 4340584

Country Life in America was an American shelter magazine, first published in November 1901 as an illustrated monthly by Doubleday, Page & Company.[1][2] Henry H. Saylor was the initial managing editor, and Robert M. McBride started his career at this publication.[3]

While its initial readership target was the rural dweller, it soon changed its focus to people looking for ideas on country living. In 1917, the name changed to The New Country Life,[4] and the magazine ended production in 1942.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Country Life" (PDF). The New York Times. November 23, 1901. Retrieved June 3, 2008. 
  2. ^ Terry Considine Williams (October 6, 1996). "Once Doubleday Was a King, Now House Gets a New Look". The New York Times. Retrieved June 3, 2008. 
  3. ^ "The Lounger". Putnam's Magazine. 1910. 
  4. ^ "Periodicals ~ Letter C". lib.me.us. Retrieved June 3, 2008. 
  5. ^ Alan Bussel (1975). "ED114824 - A Technological Guide to the Suburbs: "Country Life in America."". ERIC. Retrieved June 3, 2008. 

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