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Albert Strauss

Albert Strauss, American banker. member J. & W. Seligman & Company, 1901-1918, and January 1, since 1921.

Background

  • Strauss, Albert was born on August 26, 1864 in New York City. Son of Philipp and Anna F. (Rohman) Strauss.

  • Education

    • Student College City of New York, 1879-1882.

    Career

    • Entered banking business in New York, 1882. Member J. & W. Seligman & Company, 1901-1918, and January 1, since 1921. Vice governor Federal Reserve Board, 1918-1920, resigned.

      Director Cuba Cane Sugar Corporation, Manati Sugar Company, Pierce Arrow Motor Car Company, Cuban Tobacco Company, Brooklyn Manhattan Transit Corporation.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member J. & W. Seligman & Company, 1901-1918, and January 1, since 1921.

    Connections

    • Married Lucretia Mott Lord, 1896.
    • father: Philipp Strauss
    • mother: Anna F. (Rohman) Strauss
    • spouse: Lucretia Mott Lord
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    Born August 26, 1864
    Died March 28, 1929
    (aged 64)
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