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Oliver Hobson Smith 1911

Oliver Hobson Smith, Class of 1911, passed away on January 27, 1954. His last will and testament established a charitable remainder trust for the benefit of his daughter, Allison Virginia Smith. Allison Smith was a native of Harrison, New York, and upon her death in 2007, Lehigh received the principal of the trust that her father had established for her benefit. Proceeds from the trust were used to create the Oliver Hobson Smith Endowment Fund for general endowment purposes.
 
 
 
 
 

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