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Isadore Arthur Kamien

Isadore Arthur Kamien, American retail executive, lawyer, researcher. Recipient Bronze Tablet, University Illinois, 1936. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946.; Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi.; Club: Rotary (past president).


  • Kamien, Isadore Arthur was born on December 11, 1914 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Isadore Arthur and Rose (Michelson) Kamien.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts with high honors in Political Science, University Illinois, 1936, Bachelor of Laws, 1939.


    • Bar: Illinois 1939, Tennessee 1939. Associate Canada & Russell Law Firm, Memphis, 1939-1940. Researcher Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, Chicago, 1940-1942.

      Manager Kamien's Department Store, Cleveland, Mississippi, 1946-1962, president, 1962-1980, chairman board, since 1980. Director Cleveland Federal Savings Bank. Past president Adath Israel Congregation.

      Trustee Bolivar County Economic Development District, 1964-1969. Chairman Cleveland Industrial Development Foundation, 1966-1967. Organized, past president Cleveland Chamber of Commerce.


    Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi. Club: Rotary (past president).


    • Married Eva Mintz Goldman, September 14, 1944. Children– Augusta Kamien Jacobs, Ian Arthur.
    • father: Isadore Arthur Kamien
    • mother: Rose (Michelson) Kamien
    • spouse: Eva Mintz Goldman
    • children: Augusta Kamien Jacobs Kamien
    • Ian Arthur Kamien
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    Born December 11, 1914