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August Belmont

banker

August Belmont, American banker. Member Metropolitan Museum of Art, S.R.

Background

Belmont, August was born on February 18, 1853 in New York City. Son of late August and Caroline Slidell (Perry) B.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1874.

Career

Head of August Belmont & Company, bankers. Chairman of the Board Interborough Rapid Transit Company, Rapid Transit Subway Construction Company. President Boston, Cape Cod & New York Canal Company.

Trustee Bank for Savings.

Membership

Member Metropolitan Museum of Art, S.R.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Hamilton Morgan, 1881 (died 1898). Married second, Eleanor Elise Robson, February 26, 1910.

spouses:
Elizabeth Hamilton Morgan

Eleanor Elise Robson