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Swope, Gerard

George Wise

in American National Biography Online

Published in print January 1999 |
Published online February 2000 | e-ISBN: 9780198606697 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/anb/9780198606697.article.1001615

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Swope, Gerard (01 December 1872–20 November 1957), corporation president, was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Isaac Swope, a watchcase manufacturer who had emigrated from Saxony, now Germany, and Ida Cohn. His brother Herbert Bayard Swope was to become one of the nation’s leading newspapermen, as a reporter on the ...

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Subjects: Electrical Engineering ; Social and Cultural History ; Society and Culture

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