Interviewee

Carl Hertzog

Interviewer

Leon C. Metz

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

Master typographer and bookmaker, former Director of the Texas Western Press. Born in Lyon, France on February 8, 1902; raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; began working with McMath Company in El Paso in 1923; in 1944-47 purchased and operated Guynes Printing Company with Dale Resler; in 1948 become Director of Texas Western Press; in 1969 was inducted into El Paso Historical Society's Hall of Fame.

Summary of Interview

Authors he has known and the printing of their books; Robert E. McKee's book about the Zia Company; J. Evetts Haley.

Date of Interview

4-17-1970

Length of Interview

1 ½ hours

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Tape Number

No. 8

Interview Number

No. 8

Terms of Use

Unrestricted

Comments

See also: Interview nos. 72, 114, 170, 527

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