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John W. Snyder

AKA John Wesley Snyder

Born: 21-Jun-1895
Birthplace: Jonesboro, AR
Died: 8-Oct-1985
Location of death: Seabrook Island, SC
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Washington National Cathedral, Washington, DC

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Treasury, 1946-53

Military service: US Army (WWI, 1915-19)

Father: Jesse Hartwell Snyder
Mother: Ellen Hatcher
Wife: Evlyn Cook (m. 5-Jan-1920, one daughter)
Daughter: Edith Drucie

    University: Vanderbilt University (1914-15, dropped out)

    US Secretary of the Treasury (1946-53)
    US Official Director, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion (1945-46)
    US Official Federal Loan Administrator (1945)
    US Official Asst. to the Dir., Reconstruction Finance Corporation (1940-44)
    US Official EVP & Director, Defense Plant Operation (1940-43)
    Member of the Board of Federal Farm Mortgage Corporation
    American Red Cross Trustee, Endowment Fund
    Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial Library Trustee
    International Monetary Fund Board of Governors
    Smithsonian Institution
    US National Gallery of Art Trustee
    World Bank Board of Governors


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