Collection of American amateur press publications, mostly from the late 19th century.
Walter Radius (senior) was born in California in 1879 to German immigrants Ludwig and Elise Radius. He graduated from the
South Cosmopolitan School in 1894 and attended Polytechnic High School in San Francisco. Radius issued The Newsboy from 1892 to 1896, and from 1895 to 1896, the High School Times (also under the name of the Academic News and the Times). He was active in amateur press organizations, serving as Vice President of the Pacific Amateur Press Association and Corresponding
Secretary of the Golden State Amateur Press Association.
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