Romney, George W., 1907-1995
"Missionary, Scotland and England, 1927- 28; tariff specialist for U.S. Senator David I. Walsh, 1929-30; apprentice Aluminum Co. Am., 1930, salesman Los Angeles, 1931; Washington rep. Aluminum Co. Am., also Aluminum Wares Association, 1932-38; Detroit manager Automobile Manufacturers Association, 1939-41, general manager association, 1942-48; vice president Nash-Kelvinator Corp., 1950-53, executive vice president, 1953-54, director, 1953-54; president, chairman board, general manager Am. Motors Corp., 1954-62, vice chairman, director (on leave), until 1962; governor Michigan, 1963-69; secretary HUD, 1969-72; chairman, chief executive officer National Center Vol. Action, 1973-79; chairman Volunteer: National Center, 1979-95"--Marquis Who's Who on the Web, retrieved Feb. 6, 2008.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Civil Rights Library of St. Augustine (Proctor Library)
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection (Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection)