Correspondence and papers of Geoffrey Crowther as Editor, Managing Director and Chairman, 1946-1970
Biographical / Historical
Geoffrey Crowther [Baron Crowther of Headingley from 1968] joined The Economist in 1932 and was appointed Deputy Editor in 1935, and Editor in 1938. Between 1956 and 1962 he was Managing Director. He served as Chairman from 1963 until his death in 1972.