William Arthur Grant, advertising-printing;
born in: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, on Tuesday, September 17, 1872;
son of: Thomas Grant and Rose Julia Grant, nee: Rose Julia Freeman
education: graduated high school, and Canada Business College, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada;
married: Maud Elizabeth Grant, nee: Maud Elizabeth Carpenter, of Chicago, on Wednesday, January 30, 1895;
sons: Edward Jackson Grant, Charles Carpenter Grant.
Came to Chicago, 1892;
began business in 1896 as president of the Marsh & Grant Company, printers;
vice president The Franklin Company, 1902-15;
president Rathbun-Grant Printing Company, since 1915.
Member: Chicago Typothetse (president 1912-15), Illinois Commercial Men's Association.
Clubs: Chicago Athletic Club, Birchwood Country Club, Birchwood Golf Club, (president 1908-9), Edgewater Golf Club.
Office: 530 S. Dearborn Street, 1911, 725 S. 5th Avenue, 1917.
Home: 1538 W. Fargo Avenue, 1911, 1917.
Source: Book of Chicagoans, 1911, Book of Chicagoans, 1917.