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Gustavus F. Swift, Jr.

Swift and Company

1931 - 1937

Food & Tobacco

1930 b. 1881
male
Personal
Born-Died1881 - 1943
BirthplaceIllinois (IL)
RaceWhite
FatherHead, Same Company
Era - 1930

Despite the antitrust complications that had arisen during his brother Louis’ term as president, Gustavus attempted to keep the family business together, doing all he could to maintain Swift and Company’s position of leadership in the meat packing industry.