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William Bradford Buck

William Bradford Buck, American humanitarian. Member National Conference Social Work, State Conference Charities and Correction, National Institute for Social Service, American Alumni Council.; Member Alpha Tau Omega. Indiana.

Background

  • Buck, William Bradford was born on April 3, 1874 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States. Son of George Machan and Anne (Bradford) Buck.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Albion (Mich) College, 1895, A.M., 1896. A.M., Harvard, 1898.

    Career

    • 1 son, John Rutledge. Assistant minister Peoples Church, New York City, 1898-1900. Secretary Cuban Orphan Society, 1900-1902, New York County Visiting Committee, 1902-1904.

      Superintendent inspection New York State Board of Charities, 1904-1906. Secretary and superintendent Seybert Institution, Philadelphia, 1906-1915. Superintendent New York City Children’s Hospital and Schools, 1915-1916.

      Director Sea View Farms, Department of Public Charities, New York City, 1917-1918. Director of refugee relief for American Red Cross, Paris, 1918-1919. Commissioner to Serbia, American Reconstruction Commission, 1920-1921.

      Superintendent Speyer Hospital, 1924-1925. Vol. secretary Children’s bureau of Philadelphia, 1907-1908. Member White House Conference on Dependent Children, 1938.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member National Conference Social Work, State Conference Charities and Correction, National Institute for Social Service, American Alumni Council. Member Alpha Tau Omega.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Louise Bacorn, August 27, 1904.
    • father: George Machan Buck
    • mother: Anne (Bradford) Buck
    • spouse: Anna Louise Bacorn
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