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Sherman Allen

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Sherman Allen, American banker. Club: Metropolitan (Washington).

Background

Allen, Sherman was born on February 25, 1875 in Westford, Vermont, United States. Son of of George W. and Susan (Richardson) A.

Education

Secretary to David J. Foster, member National House of Representatives, from Vermont, 1901-1905. Private secretary and chief clerk to assistant secretary of the Navy, 1905-1907. Washington bureau, New York Herald, 1907-1910.

Assistant secretary to President William H. Taft of the United States, 1910-1911. Assistant Secretary of Treasury, July 1911-October 1913. Treasurer and member board of trustees Endowment Fund of America National Red Cross, December 1912-October 1913.

Assistant secretary and fiscal agent Federal Resereve Board, September 1914-May 1918. Treasurer War Finance Corporation, May 1918-February 1919. Officer National City Bank, New York, 1919-1929, trust officer, 1926-1929.

Career

Assistant secretary to President William H. Taft of the United States, 1910-1911. Assistant Sec; assistant secretary and fiscal agt. Officer National.

Membership

Club: Metropolitan (Washington).

Connections

Married Margaret Greer Robinson, January 15, 1903, On Free Press, Burlington, Vermont, 1895-1901.

spouse:
Margaret Greer Robinson