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Harold Charles Richard

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Harold Charles Richard, American banker.

Background

Richard, Harold Charles was born on October 13, 1884 in New York, New York, United States. Son of Oscar L. and Alice (Littauer) Richard.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1906.

Career

In banking business, New York City, since 1907. President and Chairman of the Board, State Bank & Trust Company, 1919-1929. Chairman of the Board General Bronze Corporation, 1936-1945.

Director and member trust committee Manufacturers Trust Company. Chairman of the Board Hartford Electric Steel Corporation, Walter P. Jacob Industries, Inc. Director The Murray Corporation American (Detroit), Midland Steel Products Company (Cleveland), Pell, Ltd., United States Vitamin Corporation, United States Vitamin Exports Corporation, Fidel.

Association of New York, Inc., Vorac Company, 1060 Fifth Avenue Corporation President, director Richard Foundation. Trustee Clinton Hall Associates, York (Maine) Hospital, Mercantile Library Association.

Membership

Clubs: Manhattan, Princeton, Bankers’, New York Athletic, Whist., Church, Metropolitan Opera, Madison Square Garden, Pine Valley Golf, Creek, Turf and Field, Regency, Agamenticus Yacht.

Connections

Married Vera Lanman Van Buren, January 21, 1914. Children: Harold Van Buren, Trumbull, Phyllis (Mistress.

father:
Oscar L. Richard

mother:
Alice (Littauer) Richard

spouse:
Vera Lanman Van Buren

children:
Harold Van Buren Richard

Trumbull Richard

Phyllis (Mrs Richard