World Book, Inc.

Historical Events

    1917:

    • First Edition of the World Book Encyclopedia published by Hanson-Roach-Fowler Company.

    1919:

    • Acquired by W.F. Quarrie and Company.

    1945:

    • Acquired by Field Enterprises.

    1978:

    • Acquired by Scott Fetzer Company.
    Company history contributed by Katie Cadet (9000)