Jenrette, Richard H.

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Birth 1929-04-05

Biographical notes:

Richard Hampton Jenrette (1929- ), native of Raleigh, N.C.; graduate, active alumnus, and trustee of the University of North Carolina; M.B.A., Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration; president, director, and co-founder of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc., a brokerage firm in New York, N.Y.; trustee of the National Trust for Historic Preservation; director of the New York Landmarks Conservancy; member, Dutchess County Landmarks Conservancy and New York City Commission for Cultural Affairs.

From the description of Richard H. Jenrette papers, 1960-1986. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 26064107

Richard Hampton Jenrette

1929, 5 April Born in Raleigh, North Carolina, son of Joseph M. and Emma Love Jenrette

1951 B. A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

1953-1955 2nd Lt. U. S. Army, special agent, Counter Intelligence Corps, Korean War

1957 M. B. A., Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration

1957-1959 Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

1959- Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc., president, director and co-founder

1973 Hon. D. Litt., College of Charleston, South Carolina

Civic Activities:

New York Society of Security Analysts; Institution of Chartered Financial Analysts; National Trust for Historic Preservation, trustee and chairman of Investment Subcommittee; Chi Psi Educational Trust, University of North Carolina Associates of New York; trustee, Roses's Stores, Inc., North Carolina director; General Alumni Association of the University of North Carolina, director; New York Landmarks Conservancy, director; Dutchess County Landmarks Conservancy, New York; and New York City Commission for Cultural Affairs, 1975; Board of Trustees, UNC-CH, 1985-, member.

[Note: For additional biographical material see biographical file.]

From the guide to the Richard H. Jenrette Papers, 1960-1986, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)


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