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lawyer , corporation executive.

Gilbert Hudson Osgood, American lawyer, corporation executive. Member Midwest Stock Exchange, 1948-1968. Board of directors Citizens Association Chicago; Member Investment Bankers Association American (chairman state legislation committee 1957-1960), Illinois Bar Association.

Background

Osgood, Gilbert Hudson was born on February 28, 1905 in Milwaukee. Son of Roy C. and Ann M. (Hudson) Osgood.

Education

Graduate Phillips Exeter Academy, 1924. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1929. Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1932.

Career

Bar, 1932, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar, 1945. Practiced in Chicago, 1932-1943, 46-48, as associate Wilson & McIlvaine. Attorney, assistant general counsel War Production Board, Washington, 1943-1945.

Partner Blunt Ellis & Simmons, securities, Chicago, 1948-1968, limited partner, 1968-1971. Chairman Boise Cascade Corporation, 1955-1969, director, 1952-1973. Executive vice president Laird, Norton Company, 1957-1972, director, 1951-1972.

Assistant secretary Laird, Norton Trust Company.

Membership

Member Midwest Stock Exchange, 1948-1968. Board of directors Citizens Association Chicago. Member Investment Bankers Association American (chairman state legislation committee 1957-1960), Illinois Bar Association.

Clubs: Law, Legal, University (chairman admissions committee 1946, colls. and degrees committee 1950, finance committee 1950, director 1950-1953), Indian Hill, Attic (Chicago).

Connections

Married Frances L. Bell, July 1, 1939. Children: Christopher, Nathalie B. Admitted to Illinois.

father:
Roy C. Osgood

mother:
Ann M. (Hudson) Osgood

spouse:
Frances L. Bell

child:
Christopher Osgood

child:
Nathalie B. Admitted to Ill Osgood