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Oliver Howard Wolfe

banker.

Oliver Howard Wolfe, American banker. Mason.

Background

Wolfe, Oliver Howard was born on January 7, 1882 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Oliver and Anna (Moyer) Wolfe.

Education

Educated Radnor (Pennsylvania) public schools. Doctor of Laws, Rutgers University, 1943.

Career

With Philadelphia National Bank, 1899-1911 cashier 1915-1940. Vice-president and cashier 1940-1942. Vice president, 1942-1947.

With American Bankers Association 1911-1915. Manager Philadelphia loan agency. Reconstruction Finance Corporation, February-June, 1932.

Chief, general office division, Philadelphia Ordnance District, United States Army, 1941-1943. Executive manager Penna. War Finance Committee, United States Treasury, 1944-1945.

With Young Men’s Christian Association in France, 1918-1919. Served with 1st Division, American Expeditionary Force, later chief of bureau of Personnel, Paris headquarters.

Works

  • Author of various textbooks on banking used by American Institute Banking and by correspondent Schools.

Membership

Mason.; Clubs: Union League, Rotary (Philadelphia).; Member faculty Graduate School of Banking, Rutgers University Now retired.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Roehm, September 4, 1920. Children: Marjorie Louise, Katharine Elizabeth.

father:
Oliver Wolfe

mother:
Anna (Moyer) Wolfe

spouse:
Elizabeth Roehm

children:
Marjorie Louise Wolfe

Katharine Elizabeth Wolfe