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Israel Platt Pardee

Israel Platt Pardee, American banker.


  • Pardee, Israel Platt was born on May 12, 1852 in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Ario and Anna M. (Robison) Pardee.

  • Education

    • Engineer of Mines, Lafayette College, Pennsylvania, 1874, Master of Science, 1877.


    • Chemist Port Oram (New Jersey) Iron Works, 1875-1876. Assistant superintendent Musconetcong Iron works, 1876-1879. Superintendent Secaucus Iron works (New Jersey), 1879-1882.

      Superintendent Musconetcong Iron works and Mines, and general manager, treasurer Secaucus Iron Company, 1882-1894. President Hazleton (Pennsylvania) National Bank, 1894-1929, Chairman of the Board, since 1929. President Hazleton Iron Works, since 1898.

      Honorary president board of trustees Lafayette College.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    • Married Alice Lee, February 28, 1889.
    • father: Ario Pardee
    • mother: Anna M. (Robison) Pardee
    • spouse: Alice Lee
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    Died October 14, 1934
    (aged 82)