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Louis Edward Tilden

Louis Edward Tilden, American advertising executive.

Background

  • Tilden, Louis Edward was born on September 12, 1900 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward and Antje (Evenhuis) Tilden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Princeton, 1922.

    Career

    • Vice president Averill Tilden & Company, 1922-1932. Partner Tilden Brothers & Grannis, 1932-1940. Network sales department NBC, 1940-1945.

      Vice president Sherman & Marquette, Inc., 1945-1954, Wherry, Baker & Tilden, Inc., 1954-1959, Baker, Tilden, Bolgard & Barger, Inc., 1959-1960, Compton Advertising, Inc., Chicago, 1960-1970.

    Membership

    Clubs: University Cottage (Princeton, New Jersey).

    Connections

    • Married Hester Abbott, September 12, 1923. Children: Louis Edward, Rufus Abbott.
    • father: Edward Tilden
    • mother: Antje (Evenhuis) Tilden
    • spouse: Hester Abbott
    • children: Louis Edward Tilden
    • Rufus Abbott Tilden
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    Born September 12, 1900
    Died July 24, 1970
    (aged 69)
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