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James Dixon Robinson

banker

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