Harry Harkness Flagler Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1897. Honorary Doctor of Music, New York University.
Not a professional musician but for years has devoted time largely to promotion of music in New York. A reorganizer of Symphony Society of New York and its president many years, assuming its entire financial backing, 1914-1928, consolidated, 1928, with Philharmonic Society and he became president of new organization (The Philharmonic-Symphony Society) which office he resigned, October 1934. President Millbrook (New York) Free Library.
Member France-America Society, Pilgrims of the United States, Council on Foreign Relations, English-Speaking Union, Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon. Club: Century.
Married Anne Lamont, April 25, 1894 (died 1939). Children: Mary Harkness (Mistress Melbert B. Cary, Junior.