Party affiliation: Republican
W. D. F. Hughes, she died 1934), Alice (Mistress Vivian Wilshire Harcourt), John Clarkson. Began as apprentice, Pennsylvania Steel Company, 1901, vice president, 1912-1915. Chairman of the Board Maxwell Motor Car Company, 1915-1916.
Chairman of the Board Republic Truck Company, 1916-1919. President Pierce-Arrow Motor Car Company, 1920-1921. Partner Johann Wolfgang Seligman & Company, bankers, New York City, 1921-1934.
Chairman of the executive committee Globe & Rutgers Fire Insurance Company, and affiliated companies, 1935-1939. President 5th Avenue Bank of New York, 5th Avenue Bank Safe Deposit Vaults, Inc. Trustee Franklin Savings Bank.