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Graham K. Mccorkle

Graham K. Mccorkle, business executive.


  • Mccorkle, Graham K. was born on January 5, 1887 in Eminence, Kentucky, United States. Son of Winfield P. and Mary (King) McC., Biomedical Engineering, U. Kentucky.

  • Career

    • With Cumberland Tel. & Tel. Company, 1902-1904, Illinois Bell Telephone Сompany, 1908-1924, American Tel. & Tel. Company, 1924-1928, Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Сompany, 1928-1930.

      Vice-president, director Illinois Bell Telephone Сompany, 1930-1946, president since 1946. Director Harris Trust & Savings Bank, United Charities, Crime Commission, Chicago Association Commerce and Industry, Civic Federation Community Fund of Chicago. Member Illinois Inter-racial Commission.


    Clubs: Chicago Commercial, Chicago Athletic, Westmoreland Country, Economic, Old Elm, Chicago Commonwealth, Evanston.


    • Married Frances McFarland, June 7, 1911. Children: Jean Frances, Mary Elizabeth.
    • father: Winfield P. Mccorkle
    • mother: Mary (King) Mccorkle
    • spouse: Frances McFarland
    • children: Jean Frances Mccorkle
    • Mary Elizabeth Mccorkle
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    Born January 5, 1887
    Died November 8, 1964
    (aged 77)