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Harold E. Webster

Harold E. Webster, business executive. Member (life) Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Buffalo History Society, Buffalo Society Natural Sciences.

Background

  • Webster, Harold E. was born on September 9, 1885 in Buffalo. Son of Edward Hollis and Mary E. (Griffith) Webster.

  • Education

    • Educated Phillips Academy. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1907.

    Career

    • Began as receiving clerk Pratt & Lambert, Inc., 1908, later purchasing agent, secretary and senior vice president, president, 1930-1952, Chairman of the Board, since 1952, director, since 1926. Director Waggener Paint Company, Dibble Color Company, Kolbe Paint Company, Salt Lake Glass & Paint Company, Cleveland Paint and Color Company, Hatfield Paint Company. Member of advisory board Erie County Savings Bank, Forest Lawn Cemetery.

      President, board directors Millard Fillmore Hospital, Buffalo. Member senior advisory board Marine Trust Company Western New York.

    Membership

    Member (life) Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Buffalo History Society, Buffalo Society Natural Sciences. Clubs: Buffalo, Buffalo Country.

    Connections

    • Married Edna Metzger, November 23, 1916.
    • father: Edward Hollis Webster
    • mother: Mary E. (Griffith) Webster
    • spouse: Edna Metzger
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    Born September 9, 1885
    Died April 29, 1966
    (aged 80)
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