Dumaine, Frederic Christopher
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Dumaine, Frederic Christopher (06 March 1866–27 May 1951), financial leader and industrialist, was born in Hadley, Massachusetts, the son of Christopher Dumaine and Cordelia Roberts, French-Canadian immigrant laborers. Dumaine’s only formal education was in the Hadley public schools. In 1877 he worked in a Dedham, Massachusetts, dry-goods store to help family coffers, and in 1880 he came under the tutelage of ...