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Charles Albert Rheinstrom

advertising executive.

Charles Albert Rheinstrom, American advertising executive. Member Delta Upsilon, Scabbard and Blade, Mortar and Ball.


Rheinstrom, Charles Albert was born on January 10, 1902 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin A. and Mary E. (Snyder) Rheinstrom.


Student of University Minnesota, 1920-1923.


Automobile salesman Northwest Cadillac Company, Minneapolis, 1925-1928. Executive American Airlines, Inc. and predecessor firms, 1928-1937, vice-president, director, 1937-1946, executive vice president sales, also director, 1958-1959. Aviation consultant, 1946-1949.

Sr vice president Erwin, Wasey & Company, advertising, 1949-1950. Vice president J. Walter Thompson Company, advertising, 1950-1958, 59-80, also director. Chairman of the executive committee Helio Aircraft Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts Board Governors Flight Safety Foundation.

1st president Air Traffic Conference American. 1st chairman traffic committee International Air Transport Association.


Member Delta Upsilon, Scabbard and Blade, Mortar and Ball. Clubs: Racquet and Tennis, Wings (past president), Sky, Metropolitan (New York City).


Married Marjorie Carolyn Gieske, March 9, 1940.

Benjamin A. Rheinstrom

Mary E. (Snyder) Rheinstrom

Marjorie Carolyn Gieske