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Robert George Elbert

business executive , retired.

Robert George Elbert, business executive, retired. member Business Advisory Council, unites states department Commerce (former chairman Air Commerce Planning and Merchant Marine coms.; member Aviation Advisory Board), 1933-1939; Served as lieutenant, aviator United States Army, World War I.

Background

Elbert, Robert George was born on January 22, 1886 in Frederick, Maryland, United States. Son of George Cleveland and Emma C. (Bruer) Elbert.

Education

Educated High school and Frederick (Maryland.) College.

Career

Commodore Frederick G. Bourne), September 6, 1922. 1 daughter, Patricia Bourne. Associate with Boomer-DuPont hotel interests, in publicity and promotion departments, 1912-1917, and following the World War.

With Peabody Houghteling & Company, investments, New York City, 1923-1925. Former president and Chairman of the Board Aeolian Company and International Holding Company. President and director Oakbourne Corporation.

Director Aeolian American Corporation. Former member of advisory board Central Hanover Bank & Trust Company (Plaza branch), New York City. Member Business Advisory Council, unites states department Commerce (former chairman Air Commerce Planning and Merchant Marine coms.

Member Aviation Advisory Board), 1933-1939. Served on industrial board, NRA, 1933-1935. Assisted in organizing National Emergency Board, 1934.

Served on President’s Allotment Board, 1935.

Works

  • Author: Unemployment and Relief, 1934. An Answer to the Townsend Plan (pamphlet), 1936.

Membership

Member Business Advisory Council, unites states department Commerce (former chairman Air Commerce Planning and Merchant Marine coms. Member Aviation Advisory Board), 1933-1939. Served as lieutenant, aviator United States Army, World War I.

Clubs: Metropolitan (New York City).

Connections

Married Marian C. Bourne (daughter.

father:
George Cleveland Elbert

mother:
Emma C. (Bruer) Elbert

spouse:
Marian C. Bourne