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Albert Day Farwell

Albert Day Farwell, American investment executive.


  • Farwell, Albert Day was born on May 28, 1888 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Francis C. and Fannie N. (Day) Farwell.

  • Education

    • Student Hill School, Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Bachelor of Arts, Yale.


    • With John V. Farwell, Chicago, 1910-1917, president, New York City 1919-1924. President Quaker Manufacturing Company, Chicago, 1925-1929. With Spencer Trask & Company, Chicago, 1929-1934.

      Senior partner Farwell Chapman & Company, 1934-1960. Partner William Blair & Company, Chicago, member New York Stock Exchange. Director Liquid Carbonic Company, 1957-1958.

      Director Mickleberry Food Products Company Trustee J. G. Shedd Aquarium Museum. President, board of trustees Young Men’s Christian Association (Chicago.


    Clubs: Onwentsia (Lake Forest).


    • Married Edith Hill Foster, January 6, 1917.
    • father: Francis C. Farwell
    • mother: Fannie N. (Day) Farwell
    • spouse: Edith Hill Foster
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    Born March 28, 1888