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Robert Gregg, American corporation executive. member of the board of directors Birmingham Community Chest (general chairman annual appeal 1938-1939).; Member Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, Florida Engineering Society, American Institute Mining and Metallurgy Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute, Newcomen Society, Kappa Sigma.; Mason. (Shriner).

Background

Gregg, Robert was born on April 14, 1885 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Son of William A. and Lizzie L. (Jones) Gregg.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Georgia School of Technology, 1905. Mechanical Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1906. Honorary Doctor of Laws Tusculum College, 1942, Howard College.

Career

1 daughter, Betty (Mistress Crawford Johnson V. Rainwater). With Atlanta (later Atlantic) Steel Company, 1906-1912, beginning as clerk in office of general superintendent, secretary, 1912-1915. Secretary and treasurer Atlantic Steel Company, 1915-1920, vice-president and treasurer, 1920-1922, president, 1922-1932.

Vice-president and general manager of sales Tennessee Coal, Iron & Railroad Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1932-1933, president, 1933-1935, and since 1938. Vice president in charge of sales United States Steel Corporation, New York, 1935-1938. President and director Universal Exploration Company Lecturer U. Florida.

Religion

The teaching of Bible shows methods by which a man can obtain salvation.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

The erroneous notion that one gender must strive against another cannot be accepted.

Membership

Member of the board of directors Birmingham Community Chest (general chairman annual appeal 1938-1939). Member Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, Florida Engineering Society, American Institute Mining and Metallurgy Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute, Newcomen Society, Kappa Sigma. Mason. (Shriner).; Clubs: Rotary (president Atlanta.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Adair, January 22, 1913.

father:
William A. Gregg

mother:
Lizzie L. (Jones) Gregg

spouse:
Elizabeth Adair