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Albert Ludlow Kramer

Albert Ludlow Kramer, American financial executive, writer. Served as war work secretary, Young Men’s Christian Association, during World War.; Member American Tract Society, evangelistic committee of Greater New York Federal of Churches and of Federal Council of America.

Background

  • Kramer, Albert Ludlow was born on March 28, 1878 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Francis D. and Mary (Leighton) Kramer.

  • Education

    • Student Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1895-1896. Bachelor of Laws, University of Pennsylvania, 1899. Student Columbian U., Washington, District of Columbia, 1899-1900.

    Career

    • Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1899, and began practice in Philadelphia. Associate with Ervin & Company, bankers, Philadelphia, 1904-1908. Vice president Equitable Trust Company of New York, 1912-1913.

      President Electric Properties Company, holding company for Westinghouse Company public utilities, 1914-1916. Formerly director many corporations. Retired, 1916, and devotes his time to writing, lecturing and philanthropic work.

    Works

    • Author (with wife, Alice Bishop Kramer). The Life in the Vine, 1936. The Unlocked Door, 1936.

      I Bring You Joy, 1937. Gods Reach for Man, 1938. Compiler (with wife).

      The Way, 1938
    • From Millions to Happiness, 1941. Contributor to journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served as war work secretary, Young Men’s Christian Association, during World War. Member American Tract Society, evangelistic committee of Greater New York Federal of Churches and of Federal Council of America.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Bement, 1906.; married second, Alice Bishop, September 7, 1932. Children: Albert Ludlow, Marleigh (Mistress.
    • father: Francis D. Kramer
    • mother: Mary (Leighton) Kramer
    • spouses: Anna Bement
    • Alice Bishop
    • children: Albert Ludlow Kramer
    • Marleigh (Mrs Kramer
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    Born March 28, 1878
    Died August 8, 1948
    (aged 70)
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