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Robert Studebaker Binkerd

public relations executive.

Robert Studebaker Binkerd, American public relations executive.

Background

Binkerd, Robert Studebaker was born on November 7, 1882 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Oscar William and Emma (Brown) Binkerd.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1904. Secretary Municipal Voters’ League, Buffalo, New York, 1905-1908, Citizens’ Union, New York, 1908-1909, City Club, New York, 1909-1917. Assistant to the chairman Association of Railway Executives, 1917-1922.

Vice chairman Committee on Public Relations of the Eastern Railroads, 1923-1927. Was partner investment house Jas. H. Oliphant & Company.

Vice-president, director of sales, Baldwin Locomotive Works (Philadelphia), 1931-1938.

Career

Assistant to the chairman Association of Ry.

Membership

Clubs: Railroad, Salmagundi, Yale (New York).

Connections

father:
Oscar William Binkerd

mother:
Emma (Brown) Binkerd