Tabor, Edward Otto, 1885-1948

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From the description of Papers of Edward Otto Tabor, 1918-1948. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83459277

Biographical Note

  • 1885: Born, Oxford Junction, Iowa
  • 1905: B.A., Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
  • 1905 - 1908 : Graduate work at Tulane University, New Orleans, La; taught English, history and math, New Orleans, La., high school
  • 1908 - 1909 : American scholar, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
  • 1909: M.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
  • 1909 - 1913 : Taught high school English, Portland, Oreg.; worked in lumber camps in Oregon and in lead and silver mines in Idaho.
  • 1916: LLB., Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1917 - 1919 : Admitted to the bar and practiced law, Pittsburgh., Pa.
  • 1918: Present at the Czech Declaration of Independence, Philadelphia, Pa.; organized the Czech Relief Fund; did Americanization work for the Council of National Defense
  • 1919 - 1923 : Practiced law in partnership with W. E. Crow and S. Ray Shelby, Uniontown, Pa.
  • 1923 - 1948 : Practiced law, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • 1929: Received Order of the Revolutionary Medal from the Republic of Czechoslovakia
  • 1929: Traveled to Europe
  • 1932: Participated in a debate on “Revision on the Treaty of Trianon,” Williamstown, Conn.
  • 1937: Received the Order of the White Lion from the Republic of Czechoslovakia
  • 1937 - 1938 : Organizer and chairman, Masaryk Institute
  • 1927 - 1944 : Organizer, Masaryk Birthday Dinners
  • 1937 - 1938 : Organizer, American relief to Czechoslovakia
  • 1944 - 1948 : Organizer, American relief to Czechoslovakia
  • 1948: Died

From the guide to the Edward Otto Tabor Papers, 1918-1948, (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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creatorOf Tabor, Edward Otto, 1885-1948. Papers of Edward Otto Tabor, 1918-1948. Library of Congress
referencedIn Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965. Letter to Ethel Randolph Thayer, 7 January 1916. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
creatorOf Edward Otto Tabor Papers, 1918-1948 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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associatedWith American Relief to Czechoslovakia. corporateBody
associatedWith Beneš, Edvard, 1884-1948. person
associatedWith Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965. person
associatedWith Masaryk, Alice Garrigue, 1879-1966. person
associatedWith Masaryk Institute. corporateBody
associatedWith Masaryk, Jan, 1886-1948. person
associatedWith Masaryk, T. G. (Tomáš Garrigue), 1850-1937. person
associatedWith Tabor family. family
associatedWith Tabor family. family
Place Name Admin Code Country
Czechoslovakia
United States
Czechoslovakia
United States
Subject
Czechs--United States
Czech
Occupation
Lawyers
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Birth 1885

Death 1948

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