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Robert George Elbert

Robert George Elbert, business executive, retired. member Business Advisory Council, unites states department Commerce (former chairman Air Commerce Planning and Merchant Marine coms.; member Aviation Advisory Board), 1933-1939; Served as lieutenant, aviator United States Army, World War I.

Background

  • Elbert, Robert George was born on January 22, 1886 in Frederick, Maryland, United States. Son of George Cleveland and Emma C. (Bruer) Elbert.

  • Education

    • Educated High school and Frederick (Maryland.) College.

    Career

    • Commodore Frederick G. Bourne), September 6, 1922. 1 daughter, Patricia Bourne. Associate with Boomer-DuPont hotel interests, in publicity and promotion departments, 1912-1917, and following the World War.

      With Peabody Houghteling & Company, investments, New York City, 1923-1925. Former president and Chairman of the Board Aeolian Company and International Holding Company. President and director Oakbourne Corporation.

      Director Aeolian American Corporation. Former member of advisory board Central Hanover Bank & Trust Company (Plaza branch), New York City. Member Business Advisory Council, unites states department Commerce (former chairman Air Commerce Planning and Merchant Marine coms.

      Member Aviation Advisory Board), 1933-1939. Served on industrial board, NRA, 1933-1935. Assisted in organizing National Emergency Board, 1934.

      Served on President’s Allotment Board, 1935.

    Works

    • Author: Unemployment and Relief, 1934. An Answer to the Townsend Plan (pamphlet), 1936.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Business Advisory Council, unites states department Commerce (former chairman Air Commerce Planning and Merchant Marine coms. Member Aviation Advisory Board), 1933-1939. Served as lieutenant, aviator United States Army, World War I.

    Clubs: Metropolitan (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Marian C. Bourne (daughter.
    • father: George Cleveland Elbert
    • mother: Emma C. (Bruer) Elbert
    • spouse: Marian C. Bourne
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    Born January 22, 1886
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