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Lawyer , writer

Robert Doell Crassweller was American lawyer, writer. Bar: Minnesota 1941, New York 1960. Director Forum for World Affairs, Stamford, Connecticut, 1986-1987. Member International Association Torch Clubs (Chapel Hill Club vice president 1994-1995), Society Automotive Historians.

Background

Crassweller, Robert Doell was born on September 17, 1915 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States. Son of Arthur Hallifax and Mary Elizabeth (Doell) Crassweller.

Education

Bachelor, Carleton College, 1937. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1941.

Career

Private practice, Duluth, Minnesota, 1942-1943;economics warfare posts, unites states department State, Washington, 1943-1945;partner, McCabe, Gruber, Clure, Donovan & Crassweller, Duluth, Minnesota, 1946-1951;mining executive, West Indies Mining Corporation, San Juan, P.R., 1951-1953;counsel, Pan American Airways, New York City, 1954-1967;visiting fellow, Council Foreign Rels., New York City, 1967-1970;visiting professor, Brooklyn College, Sarah Lawrence, New York City, 1969-1970;staff attorney, ITT, New York City, 1970-1974;general county Lat. American, ITT, New York City, 1975-1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: Minnesota 1941, New York 1960.

Works

Membership

Director Forum for World Affairs, Stamford, Connecticut, 1986-1987. Member International Association Torch Clubs (Chapel Hill Club vice president 1994-1995), Society Automotive Historians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, travel, reading, writing, antique cars.

Connections

Married Mildred Elizabeth Clarke, March 21, 1942. Children: Peter, Karen Farbman, Pamela Baldino.

father:
Arthur Hallifax Crassweller

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Doell) Crassweller

spouse:
Mildred Elizabeth Clarke

child:
Peter Crassweller

child:
Karen Farbman Crassweller

child:
Pamela Baldino Crassweller