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business executive

Alvar Gustaf Wallerstedt, business executive. Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina. Trustee Pittsburgh Association Improvement of Poor. Member Masons, St. Clair Country Club, Duquesne Club (Pittsburgh).

Background

Wallerstedt, Alvar Gustaf was born on August 19, 1891 in Lindsborg, Kansas, United States. Son of Gustaf Adolph and Emily (Gustafson) Wallerstedt.

Education

Diploma, Bethany College, 1911. Accounting certified, LaSalle Extension University, 1918. Student real estate appraising, Columbia University, 1924.

Career

With, Lindsborg Milling & Elevator Company, 1911-1913;with, Smoky Valley Roller Mills, 1911-1913;stenographer, bookkeeper, accountant, Panama Canal, 1913-1919;traveling auditor, United States Shipping Board, 1919;auditor income tax unit, United States Government, 1920;revenue agent, United States Government, 1921;partner tax specialists firm, Rusch, Jackson & Wallerstedt, Washington, 1922-1923;tax specialist legal firm, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Pittsburgh, 1924-1955;director, member stock option committee, Rockwell-Standard Corporation, Corapolis, Pennsylvania. Board.dirs., secretary Executive Committee Union Title Guaranty Company, Pittsburgh. Board directors, member investment committee Old Republic Insurance Company, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Sun Drug Company, Pittsburgh.

Board directors, member salary committee Mine Safety Appliances Company, Pittsburgh. Board directors Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, Philadelphia, Old Republic Life Insurance Company, Chicago, Spang & Company, Butler, Pennsylvania.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina.

Membership

Trustee Pittsburgh Association Improvement of Poor. Member Masons, St. Clair Country Club, Duquesne Club (Pittsburgh).

Connections

Married Forest Evelyn Farmer, May 12, 1920. 1 child, Joan Carr Wallerstedt Bell.

father:
Gustaf Adolph Wallerstedt

mother:
Emily (Gustafson) Wallerstedt

spouse:
Forest Evelyn Farmer

child:
Joan Carr Wallerstedt Bell Wallerstedt