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Carl Louis Thomson

Carl Louis Thomson, American artist, art appraiser, gallery owner, director. Master sergeant United States Army, United States Air Force. Member Salamagundi Club (president ex officio 1981-1983).

Background

  • Thomson, Carl Louis was born on March 6, 1913 in Brooklyn. Son of Louis and Hilma (Carlson) Thomson.

  • Education

    • Student, Pratt Institute, 1935.

    Career

    • Designer Walter Dorwin Teague Associate, New York City, 1937-1938. Advertising manager International Projector Corporation, 1939-1942. Co-owner Weber-Thomson Advertising, 1946-1949.

      Owner C. Thomson Advertising Art, 1949-1958. Advertising promotion manager American Home Products, Inc., 1958-1969. Owner, president Equitable Appraisal Company, Inc., from 1969.

      Director Thomson Gallery, from 1989.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Master sergeant United States Army, United States Air Force. Member Salamagundi Club (president ex officio 1981-1983).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, fishing, painting, billards.

    Connections

    • Married Dona Lou Morris, December 2, 1944. Children: Clara, Carl Junior, Nanci.
    • father: Louis Thomson
    • mother: Hilma (Carlson) Thomson
    • spouse: Dona Lou Morris
    • children: Clara Thomson
    • Carl Junior Thomson
    • Nanci Thomson
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    Born March 6, 1913
    Died March 16, 2007
    (aged 94)
    Nationality
    • 1935
      Pratt Institute
    • 1937 - 1938
      Designer, Walter Dorwin Teague Associate
    • 1939 - 1942
      advertising manager, International Projector Corporation
    • 1946 - 1949
      co-owner Weber-Thomson Advertising
    • 1949 - 1958
      owner C. Thomson Advertising Art
    • 1958 - 1969
      advertising promotion manager, American Home Products
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