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After Phil Graham's death in 1963, control of The Washington Post Company passed to Katharine Graham (1917–2001), his wife and Meyer's daughter. Few women had run nationally prominent newspapers in the United States. Katharine Graham described her own anxiety and lack of confidence based on her gender in ...

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Graham Holdings Company is a diversified American conglomerate, best known for formerly owning the newspaper for which it was once named, The Washington Post, and Newsweek. Its holdings include the online magazine Slate, Graham Media Group (formerly ...

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The Washington Post Co. has agreed to sell its flagship newspaper to Amazon. com founder and chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos, ending the Graham family's stewardship of one of America's leading news organizations after four generations.

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1950. To accommodate the growing newspaper, Graham built a new $6 million plant for The Washington Post at 1515 L Street, N.W., installing up-to-date presses and other new equipment. In June, Graham purchased Washington's CBS television station and changed the call letters to WTOP-TV. 1953. The Washington ...

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The Washington Post Company and its subsidiaries are leaders in the news and communications media industry. The Washington Post has been a nationally respected and influential newspaper published daily to serve Washington, D.C., and the adjacent suburban area for over 120 years, and has consistently contributed ...

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DealBook. Bank Behind Sale of Washington Post to Amazon's Bezos. In a week of big media deals, the sale of the Washington Post to Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com takes the cake. And behind the $250 million newspaper sale is the boutique investment bank Allen & Company. By MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED. Aug. 5, 2013 ...

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The Washington Post was named the #1 Most Innovative Media Company of 2015 by Fast Company – an award reflective of our dedication to transformation, integrity and quality- and we remain on the list today. We are combining our agile , high-performance engineering team with 138 years of world-class journalism to  ...

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The 1970s also brought about several new ventures at the Post, including the Washington Post Writers Group (1973)—its own syndication service—and the Washington Post Magazine (1977), as well as changes in leadership. In 1973 Graham was elected chief executive officer and chairman of the Post's parent company, ...

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Nov 17, 2017 ... “There is no map, and charting a path ahead will not be easy. We will need to invent, which means we will need to experiment.” That was Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, in the letter he wrote to Washington Post employees upon agreeing to personally acquire the 136-year-old newspaper in August ...