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Albert W. Sherer

Albert W. Sherer, American advertising executive. Member Delta Kappa Epsilon.


  • Sherer, Albert W. was born on August 10, 1883 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Samuel James and Clara Louise (Parker) Sherer.

  • Education

    • Graduate Chicago Manual Training School, 1900. Bachelor of Arts, University of Chicago, 1906.


    • Mistress Stanley R. Morton), Albert W., Junior Entered business as advisory manager McCray Refrigerator Company, Kendallville, Indiana, 1907. In employ Chicago office Associated Sunday Magazines of New York, 1910-1915. With Curtis Public Company of Philadelphia, 1915-1924, manager Chicago office, 1924-1928.

      Vice president Lord & Thomas, advertising agency, October 1928-February 1937. Advisory manager National Biscuit Company, May 1937-October 1944. Vice president McCann-Erickson, Inc., from October 1944.

      Trustee, University of Chicago, Baptist Theological Union.


    Denomination: Baptist


    Member Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: University, Quadrangle, Commercial, Commonwealth, Casino (Chicago).


    • Married Linda Van Nostran, September 26, 1911. Children: Linda Jane.
    • father: Samuel James Sherer
    • mother: Clara Louise (Parker) Sherer
    • spouse: Linda Van Nostran
    • child: Linda Jane Sherer
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    Born August 10, 1883
    Died December 22, 1973
    (aged 90)