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Alexander Edward Walker

Alexander Edward Walker, business executive. Member American Iron and Steet Institute New York (director), Chi Psi.

Background

  • Walker, Alexander Edward was born on November 12, 1887 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of John Walker and Isabella (Paton) Walker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 1910.

    Career

    • Timekeeper, Riter-Conly Company, Pittsburgh, 1910-1911. Salesman LaBelle Iron Works, Steubenville, O., 1911-1916. Salesman, Republic Iron & Steel Company, 1916-1919, assistant general manager sales, 1919-1928, general manager sales, 1928-1930.

      General manager sales Republic Steel Corporation, 1930-1936. Executive vice-president, director Pittsburgh Steel Company, 1937-1939. Vice-president, director National Supply Company, 1939-1940, president, 1940-1954, chairman, since 1943.

      Director American Welding and Manufacturing Company (Warren, O.), Fetzt-Moon Tube Company (Butler, Pennsylvania), Blaw Knox Company (Pittsburgh), Oil Well Engineering Company (England).

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member American Iron and Steet Institute New York (director), Chi Psi. Clubs: Pinnacle (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Marie Gaston, June 1, 1912. Children: Frances Walker Chase, Alexander Edward.
    • father: John Walker Walker
    • mother: Isabella (Paton) Walker
    • spouse: Marie Gaston
    • children: Frances Walker Chase Walker
    • Alexander Edward Walker
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    Born November 12, 1887
    Died April 19, 1961
    (aged 73)
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