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Horace Bowker

American Agricultural Chemical Company

1929 - 1937

Agriculture & Mining

1920 b. 1877
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateHarvard University
Personal
Born-Died1877 - 1954
BirthplaceMassachusetts (MA)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Large Business
Era - 1920

Bowker took the helm of American Agricultural Chemical during a bleak period in America’s economy. Despite the Depression, Bowker led the company to double its profitability during the 1930’s by diversifying beyond fertilizers and into chemical products.