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Edward Eagle Brown

Edward Eagle Brown, American banker. member of the board of trustees University of Chicago, Newberry Library.; Member American, Chicago bar associations, Legal.

Background

  • Brown, Edward Eagle was born on June 4, 1885 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward Osgood and Helen Gertrude (Eagle) Brown.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1905. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard Law School, 1908.

    Career

    • Admitted to Illinois bar, 1908. Attorney and general counsel 1st National Bank of Chicago, 1910-1923, vice president, 1923-1934, president, 1934-1945, chairman, since 1945. Director, chairman of the executive committee, C.,Rhode Island&P. Railway Company.

      Director Peoples Gas Light and Coke Company, Inland Steel Company.

    Membership

    Member of the board of trustees University of Chicago, Newberry Library. Member American, Chicago bar associations, Legal. Clubs: Commercial, Chicago, Mid-Day, Chicago Golf, Old Elm (Chicago.

    Connections

    • Married Phyllis Wyatt, 1913 (died October 6, 1944).
    • father: Edward Osgood Brown
    • mother: Helen Gertrude (Eagle) Brown
    • spouse: Phyllis Wyatt
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    Born June 4, 1885
    Died August 24, 1959
    (aged 74)
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