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department store executive.

Herbert Samuel Landsman, American department store executive. Member of committee on continuing education Dartmouth College Trustee Cincinnati chapter American Red Cross, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati United Appeal, National American Red Cross Retirement System.; Member Submarine Veterans World World War II, National Retail Merchants. Association (director), Phi Beta Kappa.; Club: Queen City (governor).

Background

Landsman, Herbert Samuel was born on November 17, 1918 in New York City. Son of Nathan M. and Sara (Damsky) Landsman.

Education

Student of University Paris (France), 1939. Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth, 1940. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1941.

Career

October 1949); 1 son, John. Married second, Madeline Rollman Stricker, June 27, 1951. Children—Herbert Samuel, Margaret, Julie.

With Wm. Filene’s Sons Company, Boston, 1940-1942, R.H. White Company, Boston, 1946-1950. With Federated Department Stores 1950-1979, vice president, 1957-1965, executive vice president, 1965-1979, director, 1971-1979. Director Clopay Corporation, Keyes Fibre Company, Holiday Inns, Inc., Associate Merchandising Corporation.

Membership

Member of committee on continuing education Dartmouth College Trustee Cincinnati chapter American Red Cross, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati United Appeal, National American Red Cross Retirement System. Member Submarine Veterans World World War II, National Retail Merchants. Association (director), Phi Beta Kappa.

Club: Queen City (governor).

Connections

Married Claire Zimmerman, August 2, 1942 (deceased.; married second, Madeline Rollman Stricker, June 27, 1951. Children: Herbert Samuel, Margaret, Julie.

father:
Nathan M. Landsman

mother:
Sara (Damsky) Landsman

spouse:
Claire Zimmerman

spouse:
Madeline Rollman Stricker

child:
Herbert Samuel Landsman

child:
Margaret Landsman

child:
Julie Landsman