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Dan Tyler Moore

Dan Tyler Moore, American writer.


  • Moore, Dan Tyler was born on February 1, 1908 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Dan T. and Luvean Jones (Butler) Moore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Yale, 1931.


    • Chief counter-intelligence Office of Strategic Services, Middle East, 1943-1944. President Middle East Company, Cleveland, 1946-1948, China Company, Cleveland, 1946-1948. Assistant to president Intercontinental Hotels Corporation, Istanbul, Turkey, 1948-1950.

      Freelance writer Cleveland Heights, Ohio, since 1950.



    President Greater Cleveland Muscular Dystrophy Association, 1952-1965. Member executive committee Cuyahoga County Democratic Party, 1951-1970, member state executive committee, 1962-1965. Commissioner Ohio Federal Jury, 1961-1968.

    Trustee, board directors Cleveland Museum Natural History. Board directors Near East College Association, Karamu Theatre, Cleveland Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1944. Member International Platform Association (director general emeritus).

    Clubs: Metropolitan (Washington, District of Columbia). Yale (New York City). Union, Tavern, Skating and Rowfant (Cleveland).


    • Married Elizabeth Valley Oakes, March 12, 1932. Children: Luvean O. (Mistress Owens), Elizabeth Oakes (Mistress Thornton), Harriet (Mistress Lester Ballard), Dan Tyler III.
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    • 1931
    • 1943 - 1944
      Chief counter-intelligence Office of Strategic Services
    • 1946 - 1948
      president, Middle East Company
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1946 - 1948
      president, Middle East Company
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1948 - 1950
      assistant, to president Intercontinental Hotels Corporation
      Istanbul, Turkey, Turkey
    • 1950
      freelance writer, Cleveland Heights
      Ohio, United States