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John Cameron Thomson

banker , financial consultants.

John Cameron Thomson, Canadian banker, financial consultants. Member American Institute Banking (vice president 1917, president 1918-1919), Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

Thomson, John Cameron was born on September 20, 1890 in Emerson, Manitoba, Canada. Son of James and Sarah (Ritchie) Thomson.

Education

Public schools and business college. Doctor of Laws, Jamestown College. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Hamline U., 1965.

Career

Began as clerk, Minnesota National Bank, Minneapolis, 1905. Entered Northwestern National Bank, Minneapolis, 1907, vice president, 1926. Vice president, general manager Northwest Bancorporation, 1929-1933, president, 1933-1955, Chairman of the Board, 1955-1959, retired Chairman of the Board, since 1959.

Financial consultant, since 1959. Director Mosler Safe Company Regents lecturer University California at Berkeley, 1962. President Upper Midwest Research and Development Council.

Trustee Committee Economics Development, Joint Council Economics Education, Eisenhower Exchange.

Membership

Member American Institute Banking (vice president 1917, president 1918-1919), Beta Gamma Sigma. Clubs: Minneapolis, Minikahda (Minneapolis).

Connections

Married Lola West, September 17, 1919. Children: Jean Eleanor, John Berthier (deceased).

father:
James Thomson

mother:
Sarah (Ritchie) Thomson

spouse:
Lola West

children:
Jean Eleanor Thomson

John Berthier Thomson (deceased)