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George Fisher Baker

George Fisher Baker, American banker. famous painting “Salome,” to Met. Member of Executive Committee New York Chamber of Commerce.; Member Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Fine Arts Society, N.E. Society, etc. Presented Regault’s famous painting “Salome,” to Metropolitan Museum Art, 1916.

Background

  • Baker, George Fisher was born on March 27, 1840 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of George E. Baker.

  • Education

    • Chairman board First National Bank of New York, January since 1909, (ex-president) First Security Company, president New York & Long Branch R.R. Сompany. Vice president Jersey City Water Supply Company. Director numerous companies.

      Trustee Mutual Life Insurance Company, Consolidated Gas Company, and many other corporations.

    Career

    • Director numerous companies.

    Major achievements

    • Famous painting “Salome,” to Met.

    Membership

    Member of Executive Committee New York Chamber of Commerce. Member Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Fine Arts Society, N.E. Society, etc. Presented Regault’s famous painting “Salome,” to Metropolitan Museum Art, 1916.

    Connections

    • Married Florence Tucker Baker (deceased).
    • father: George E. Baker. Baker
    • spouse: Florence Tucker Baker
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    Born March 27, 1840
    Died May 2, 1931
    (aged 90)
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