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Lawyer

Ernest Reynold Feidler, American lawyer. Member United States Coast Guard Board Review Military Justice, 1951-1953. Trustee, Superior State University Foundation, Allentown Art Museum, Museum of African Art, Washington.; Served from lieutenant commander to commander, United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1943-1946, active, 51-54, rear admiral, 1961.; Member American, Wisconsin, District of Columbia Bar associations, Chi Phi.

Background

Feidler, Ernest Reynold was born on April 15, 1910 in Superior, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Ernest William and Agnes Amelia (Swanson) Feidler.

Education

Bachelor of Education magna cum laude, Wisconsin State College, Superior, 1930. Juris Doctor cum laude, University of Wisconsin, 1934. Sterling fellow in law, Yale, 1934-1935.

Career

Admitted to Wisconsin bar, 1934, District of Columbia Bar, 1946. Various capacities Office General Counsel, Treasury Department, 1935-1943, assistant to general counsel, 1942-1943. Secretary, general counsel The A. W. Mellon Ednl. and Charitable Trust, 1946-1951, also secretary Old Dominion Foundation.

Administrator National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1954-1965, secretary, treasurer, general counsel, 1965-1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles legal journals.

Membership

Member United States Coast Guard Board Review Military Justice, 1951-1953. Trustee, Superior State University Foundation, Allentown Art Museum, Museum of African Art, Washington. Served from lieutenant commander to commander, United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1943-1946, active, 51-54, rear admiral, 1961.

Member American, Wisconsin, District of Columbia Bar associations, Chi Phi. Clubs: Army and Navy, Cosmos (Washington).

Connections

Married Lydia Keown, July 25, 1936.

father:
Ernest William Feidler

mother:
Agnes Amelia (Swanson) Feidler

spouse:
Lydia Keown