Party affiliation: Republican
- Mysto Manufacturing Company, Westville and New Haven, Connecticut, 1909-1916. Founder and president The A. C. Gilbert Company, toy makers, New Haven, 1916, now chairman board. Director Mechanics Bank of New Haven (1922-1932).
Author: (for boys) Gilbert Mineralogy, 1922. Gilbert Sound Experiments, 1920. Gilbert Carpentry for Boys, 1920.
Gilbert Coin Tricks, 1920. Gilbert Chemical Magic, 1920. Gilbert Knots and Splices, 1920.
Gilbert Weather Bureau (meteorology), 1920. Gilbert Handkerchief Tricks, 1920. Holder world’s record for pole vault, New York City (12 foot 3 in.), 1907, Phil.
(12 foot 7¾ in.) 1908. World Championship, London (12 foot 2 in.), 1908. Chairman administration committee American Olympic Committee, Los Angeles, 1932, Berlin 1936.
Past member Yale University Athletic Board of Control. Assistant coach of Yale pole vaulters.
Born February 15, 1884