Kalfus, Melvin

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KALFUS, Melvin

KALFUS, Melvin. American, b. 1931. Genres: History. Career: Hartford Courant, Hartford, CT, reporter, beginning in 1959; member of advertising staff at Polaroid Corp.; assistant manager at Westinghouse Electric Co.; assistant manager of presentations at Avco Research and Development; Tensor Corp., assistant marketing director, until 1967; Christopher Thomas/Muller Jordan Weiss, New York City, account supervisor, 1967-70, vice-president, 1968-73, management supervisor, 1970-79, senior vice-president, 1973-89, Instructor, History, New York University, summers, 1976 and 1980, Florida Atlantic University, 1990 and 1991; College of Boca Raton, (now Lynn University), 1991-97. Publications: Frederick Law Olmsted: The Passion of a Public Artist, New York University Press, 1990. Address: 22876 Sterling Lakes Rd., Boca Raton, FL 33433, U.S.A.