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G. Duncan Bauman, American lawyer, specializing in the field of.


Bauman, George Duncan was born on April 12, 1912 in Humboldt, Iowa, United States. Son of Peter William and Mae (Duncan) Bauman.


Student, Loyola University, Chicago, 1930—1935. Juris Doctor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1948. Doctor of Letters(honorary), Central Methodist College.

Doctor of Laws(honorary), Maryville College. Doctor of Humane Letters(honorary), Missouri Valley College, 1981. Doctor of Humane Letters(honorary), St. Louis Rabbinical College, 1981.


Reporter, Chicago Herald Examiner, 1931-1939;architectural representative, Pratt & Lambert, Inc., St. Louis, 1939-1943;reporter, rewriter, assistant city editor, St. Louis Globe-Democrat, 1943-1951;personnel manager, St. Louis Globe-Democrat, 1951-1959;business manager, St. Louis Globe-Democrat, 1959-1967;public, St. Louis Globe-Democrat, 1967-1984. Advisory director Boatmen's Bank St. Louis.


Member voting membership board Blue Shield, 1968—1977. Member lay advisory board St. Vincent's Hospital, 1952—1975. Member national citizen's advisory committee Association American Medical Colleges, 1975—1984.

Member lay advisory board DePaul Community Health Center, 1975—1987. Advisory board St. Louis Medical Society, 1975—1990. Member executive board St. Louis council Boy Scouts American, 1967—1986.

Member President's council St. Louis University, 1968—1988. Board visitors Missouri Military Academy, 1970—1978. Vice president Policemen and Firemen Fund, 1968—1978.

President Health and Welfare Council Metropolitan St. Louis, 1965—1967. Secretary Board Election Commissioners, St. Louis, 1957—1961. President Child Center Our Lady of Grace, 1965—1968.

Vice president Junior Achievement Mississippi Valley, 1968, president, 1978—1980. Member Convention and Visitors Bureau of Greater St. Louis, 1968—1977, vice president, 1974, president, 0975—1976, Dismas House, 1968. Executive committee Missouri Baptist Hospital, from 1974, from 1974, treasurer, 1978—1979, secretary, from 1979, vice-chairman, 1981—1984.

Trustee Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Association, 1968—1984. Trustee Missouri Public Expenditure Survey, 1968—1989. Trustee Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, 1968—1975, David Ranken Junior Technology Institute, from 1969, National Jewish Hospital and Research Center, 1970—1987, Laclede School Law, 1981—1998, chairman, 1986—1998.

State chairman Missouri Committee for Employer Support Guard and Reserve, 1982—1990. Chairman Rejis Commission, 1983—2001. Member advisory board Newman Chapel, 1964—1989, president, 1968, Policemen and Firemen Fund, St. Louis, 1968, 1976—1978.

Trustee Missouri Baptist Hospital, from 1970. Board directors Boys Clubs American, 1969—1983, St. Louis Young Men’s Christian Association, 1967—1972, Better Business Bureau, 1968—1972. President St. Vincent's Hospital, 1957—1958.

Board directors St. Louis City Welfare Commission, 1967—1970, St. Louis Municipal Theatre Association, from 1968, St. Louis Symphony Society, 1968—1986, Arts and Education Council, 1972—1983, Policemen and Firemen Fund, St. Louis, 1966—1992, United Way Greater St. Louis, 1964—1984, member executive committee, 1964. Board directors Health and Welfare Council Metropolitan St. Louis, 1960—1970, Catholic Charities, 0967—1981, president, 1969—1970. Board directors Child Center Our Lady of Grace, 1965—1980, Junior Achievement Mississippi Valley, 1953—1974, national board directors, 1979—1984.

Board directors Dismas House, 1964—1973, Human Life Foundation, 1973—1981, Downtown St. Louis, Inc., 1977—1983. Member American Bar Association, Newspaper Personnel Relations Association (past president), Missouri Chamber of Commerce (director 1969-1974), St. Louis Chamber of Commerce (executive committee 1969-1973, director 1969-1973), Missouri Academy Squires, Round Table (executive committee 1975-1984, vice president, treasurer 1975-1976, president 1977-1979), Missouri Bar Association, Bar Association St. Louis, Advertising Club of St. Louis (governor 1972-1975), Bogey Club (president 1980-1982), St. Louis Club, Media Club (director 1968-1984).


Married Nora Kathleen Kelly, May 21, 1938 (deceased February 13, 1990). Married Lucy H. Hume, December 18, 1991.

Peter William Bauman

Mae (Duncan) Bauman

Nora Kathleen Kelly

Lucy H. Hume