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Arthur Albert Frank

manufacturer executive.

Arthur Albert Frank, American manufacturer executive. Mason (32°, Shriner).

Background

Frank, Arthur Albert was born on May 15, 1878 in St. Louis. Son of August and Anna (Sears) Frank.

Education

Student in public schools.

Career

Clerk, car distributor transportation department, statistician, chief clerk mechanic department Member of Parliament R.R., St. Louis, 1894-1911. Secretary to president P.H. Murphy Company, Pittsburgh, 1911-1913, plant manager, New Kensington, Pennsylvania, 1913-1914, sales agent, St. Louis, 1915-1917. Vice president Standard Railway Equipment Company, Chicago, 1918-1920, president, 1920-1944, chairman since 1944.

Vice-president, director Standard Railway Equipment Manufacturing Company, Chicago, 1939-1943, president, director, 1943-1948, Chairman of the Board since 1948.

Membership

Mason (32°, Shriner). Clubs: Chicago, Chicago Athletic (Chicago), Glenview (Golf, Illinois).

Connections

Married Daisy M. Irwin, June 4, 1910. Children: Arthur Albert, Clinton Edward.

father:
August Frank

mother:
Anna (Sears) Frank

spouse:
Daisy M. Irwin

children:
Arthur Albert Frank

Clinton Edward Frank