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Lawyer , business executive

Robert Guthrie Page, lawyer, business executive. Member Commerce and Industry Association of New York (director), Mining and Metallurgical Society of America, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Bar Association City of New New York.

Background

Page, Robert Guthrie was born on July 7, 1901 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of William Herbert and Ruth Gray (Brown) Page.

Education

Graduate Phillips Academy, 1918. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1925.

Career

Admitted to New York State bar, 1927, served as secretary to Mr. Justice Louis D. Brandeis, Washington, 1926-1927. Associate firm Root, Clark, Buckner & Ballantine, New York City, 1927-1934.

Regional administration Securities & Exchange Commission New York City, 1935. Member firm Debevoise, Stevenson, Plimpton & Page, (all New York City), 1936-1947. President Phelps Dodge Corporation, 1947-1970, chairman board, from 1967, chairman of the executive committee, also director.

Board directors Chrysler Corporation, Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company, Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company Trustee American Museum Natural History.

Membership

Member Commerce and Industry Association of New York (director), Mining and Metallurgical Society of America, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Bar Association City of New New York. Clubs: River (New York City), National Golf Links (Southampton, Long Island).

Connections

Married Marie Jermain T. Walling, June 10, 1931.

father:
William Herbert Page

mother:
Ruth Gray (Brown) Page

spouse:
Marie Jermain T. Walling