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us: Sweet, Henry Gordon, 1904-1975


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    • Birth Date

        1904
    • Death Date

        1975
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: , New Haven , Conn.
        • City: New Haven
        • State: Conn.
    • Has Affiliation

        • City: New Haven
        • State: Conn.
    • City

        New Haven
    • State

        Conn.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Henry C. Rowe & Company
    • Organization

        Henry C. Rowe & Company
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Hillhouse High School (New Haven, Conn.)
        • Affiliation End: 1921
    • Organization

        Hillhouse High School (New Haven, Conn.)
    • Affiliation End

        1921
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Long Wharf Redevelopment Project (New Haven, Conn.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1959
    • Organization

        Long Wharf Redevelopment Project (New Haven, Conn.)
    • Affiliation Start

        1959
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: New Haven Citizens Action Commission
        • Affiliation Start: 1954
    • Organization

        New Haven Citizens Action Commission
    • Affiliation Start

        1954
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. War Shipping Administration
        • Affiliation Start: 1945
    • Organization

        United States. War Shipping Administration
    • Affiliation Start

        1945
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Yale University
        • Affiliation End: 1926
    • Organization

        Yale University
    • Affiliation End

        1926
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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    • found: NUCMC data from New Haven Museum & Historical Society Library for His Collection, 1866-1976 (Henry Gordon Sweet (1904-1975); graduated from Hillhouse High School in New Haven in 1921 and received a B.A. from Yale in 1926; then joined Henry C. Rowe & Company, a firm of oyster growers organized by his grandfather, Raul Rowe, in 1868; he became general manager and later president of the Rowe Company; in 1945 Sweet served as consultant to the War Shipping Administration in the Division of Ship Requirements; in 1954 he became executive director of the newly formed Citizens Action Commission, and in 1959 became assistant director of the agency in charge of the Long Wharf Redevelopment Project)
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