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Edward Eagle Brown

banker

Edward Eagle Brown, American banker. member of the board of trustees University of Chicago, Newberry Library.; Member American, Chicago bar associations, Legal.

Background

Brown, Edward Eagle was born on June 4, 1885 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward Osgood and Helen Gertrude (Eagle) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1905. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard Law School, 1908.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1908. Attorney and general counsel 1st National Bank of Chicago, 1910-1923, vice president, 1923-1934, president, 1934-1945, chairman, since 1945. Director, chairman of the executive committee, C.,Rhode Island&P. Railway Company.

Director Peoples Gas Light and Coke Company, Inland Steel Company.

Membership

Member of the board of trustees University of Chicago, Newberry Library. Member American, Chicago bar associations, Legal. Clubs: Commercial, Chicago, Mid-Day, Chicago Golf, Old Elm (Chicago.

Connections

Married Phyllis Wyatt, 1913 (died October 6, 1944).

father:
Edward Osgood Brown

mother:
Helen Gertrude (Eagle) Brown

spouse:
Phyllis Wyatt