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Lloyd L. Mcclow

Lloyd L. Mcclow, American association executive. award for meritorious Christian service in Chicago, 1956, 1st annual Distinguished Alumni award George Williams College, 1958.

Background

  • Mcclow, Lloyd L. was born on August 25, 1896 in Ida Grove, Iowa, United States. Son of Irvin D. and Mary (Waddell) Mcclow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, George Williams College, 1922, Master of Arts, 1934.

    Career

    • Physical director Young Men’s Christian Association, Norfolk, Nebraska, 1915-1917, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1922-1926. Physical director Young Men’s Christian Association South Chicago Department, 1926-1933, executive secretary, 1933-1938. Manager Young Men’s Christian Association Hotel, 1938-1945.

      Assistant general secretary Young Men’s Christian Association of Metropolitan Chicago, 1945-1954, general secretary, since 1954.

    Works

    • Author: Tumbling Illustrated, 1930. Play Gymnastics, 1940, others.

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member of the board George Williams College, Community Fund of Chicago, Inc., 1953-1959. Layman of the Year award for meritorious Christian service in Chicago, 1956, 1st annual Distinguished Alumni award George Williams College, 1958. Fellow Physical Education Young Men’s Christian Association’s of N.A.

    Member Church Federation Greater Chicago (member board, past vice president), N.A. Young Men’s Christian Association Secretaries (president 1948-1951) Illinois Area Council Young Men’s Christian Association’s (Executive Committee), National Council Young Men’s Christian Association’s (nat. board), International Committee Young Men’s Christian Association’s United States and Canada (Executive Committee), Young Men’s Christian Association World Alliance (member world council), World Federation Assns. Young Men’s Christian Association Sees. (president 1955-1961).

    Member S.A.R.; Clubs: Rotary, Union League.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth N. Byrd, May 14, 1927. Children: Robert Lloyd, Richard Irvin.
    • father: Irvin D. Mcclow
    • mother: Mary (Waddell) Mcclow
    • spouse: Ruth N. Byrd
    • children: Robert Lloyd Mcclow
    • Richard Irvin Mcclow
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    Born August 25, 1896
    Died December 18, 1962
    (aged 66)
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