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Stock broker , art collector.

Walter Stanton Brewster, American stock broker, art collector. Member Chicago Stock Exchange (president 1921-1922). Trustee, vice president The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago.

Background

Brewster, Walter Stanton was born on September 4, 1872 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward Lester and Mary (Niles) Brewster.

Education

Student St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., until June 1891. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1895.

Career

Entered service Edward L. Brewster & Company, bankers and brokers, 1896, admitted to the firm, 1899, firm succeeded by Russell, Brewster & Company, 1904, company dissolved, 1938, now retired.

Membership

Member Chicago Stock Exchange (president 1921-1922). Trustee, vice president The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago.

Connections

Married Kate Lancaster, January 24, 1903 (died 1947). Children: Sarah (Mistress.

father:
Edward Lester Brewster

mother:
Mary (Niles) Brewster

spouse:
Kate Lancaster

child:
Sarah (Mrs Brewster