Eugene Meyer

Eugene Meyer

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Eugene Isaac Meyer (October 31, 1875 - July 17, 1959) was an American financier, public official, publisher of the Washington Post newspaper. He served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve from 1930 to 1933. He was the father of publisher Katharine Graham.Born in Los Angeles, California, he was one of eight children of Marc Eugene Meyer and Harriet Newmark. His parents were Jewish but he avoided identification as a Jew until later in life. He grew up in San Francisco and attended college across the bay at the University of California, but he dropped out after one year and later enrolled at Yale University. He received his A.B. in 1895.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135691627
  • 9786135691627