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James Dixon Robinson

James Dixon Robinson, American banker.

Background

  • Robinson, James Dixon was born on February 28, 1905 in Atlanta. Son of James Dixon and Emily (English) Robinson.

  • Education

    • Student Emory University, 1922. Graduate Virginia Military Institute, 1925. Harvard Graduate School Business Administration, 1927-1929.

    Career

    • With investment department 4th National Bank, Atlanta, 1927-1929 when bank merged with Trust Company of Georgia to form 1st National Bank of Atlanta, merger dissolved 1933, remained with Trust Company of Georgia, becoming vice president, 1934, director, 1940-1952, chairman of the executive committee, 1949-1952. Became president The Trust Company of Georgia Associates, 1948. Chairman of the Board First National Bank of Atlanta, since 1952.

      Director Georgia Marble Company Atlanta Company Scripto Inc. Georgia International Life Insurance Company, Rhodes, Inc., Southern Bell Tel. & Tel. Company; vice-president, director Chattahoochee (Georgia) Brick Company Trustee A. G. Rhodes Home.

      Trustee, chairman building committee and member Executive Committee Emory University.

    Membership

    Clubs: Capital City, Piedmont Driving, Peachtree Golf (Atlanta).

    Connections

    • Married Josephine Crawford, April. Children: James Dixon, III, Frances Crawford, Josephine Rhodes.
    • father: James Dixon Robinson
    • mother: Emily (English) Robinson
    • spouse: Josephine Crawford
    • children: James Dixon Robinson
    • III Robinson
    • Frances Crawford Robinson
    • Josephine Rhodes Robinson
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    Born February 28, 1905
    Died July 26, 1967
    (aged 62)
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