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Lawyer

Sidney Wanning Frick, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1941. Trustee Barnes Foundation, Merion, Pennsylvania, 1957-1989, president, 1967-1989. Member Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, American bar associations, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Military Order of Loyal Legion, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Frick, Sidney Wanning was born on July 19, 1915 in Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin Otis and Harriet Downs (Wanning) Frick.

Education

Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, 1937. Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1940.

Career

Associate firm Wintersteen & Williams, Philadelphia, 1940-1941;engineer, Bendix Radio division Bendix Corporation, Towson, Maryland., 1941-1943;head department contracts administration, general counsel, Kellett Aircraft Corporation, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, 1943-1945;associate firm, Evans, Bayard & Frick, Philadelphia, 1945-1951;individual practice law, Philadelphia, 1951-1974;individual practice law, Haverford, Pennsylvania, since 1974. Director Farrel Corporation, Ansonia, Connecticut, 1954-1968.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1941.

Membership

Trustee Barnes Foundation, Merion, Pennsylvania, 1957-1989, president, 1967-1989. Member Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, American bar associations, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Military Order of Loyal Legion, Beta Theta Pi. Clubs: Philadelphia Country (Gladwyne, Pennsylvania).

Philadelphia Skating.

Connections

Married Marie P. Strickler, January 7, 1956 (deceased March 8, 1972). 1 son, Benjamin Charles.

father:
Benjamin Otis Frick

mother:
Harriet Downs (Wanning) Frick

spouse:
Marie P. Strickler