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investment banker , ambassador.

John Clifford Folger, American investment banker, ambassador. member of advisory board International Business Machines Corporation, Hilton Hotels; member Washington Cathedral. President Investment Bankers Association American, 1943-1945.; Member National Institute Social Science.

Background

Folger, John Clifford was born on May 28, 1896 in Sheldon, Iowa, United States. Son of Homer and Emma (Funston) Folger.

Education

Bachelor of Science, State College Washington, 1917, Master of Science, 1918.

Career

Chairman board Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Inc., Piedmont Mortgage Company, Washington. Director Virginia Industries, Inc., Washington Star Communications, Inc. Member of advisory board International Business Machines Corporation, Hilton Hotels.

American ambassador to Belgium, 1957-1959. Former member of the Board of Governors New York Stock Exchange. Chairman Republican National Finance Committee 1955-1957, 60-61.

General chairman Washington Community Chest, 1940. Chairman District of Columbia chapter American Red Cross, 1942, honorary chairman. Member Washington Cathedral.

President Investment Bankers Association American, 1943-1945.

Membership

Member of advisory board International Business Machines Corporation, Hilton Hotels. Member Washington Cathedral. President Investment Bankers Association American, 1943-1945.

Member National Institute Social Science. Clubs: Alfalfa, The Brook, Chevy Chase, Metropolitan, 1925 F Street (Washington).

Connections

Married Mary Kathrine Dulin, November 2, 1929. Children: John Dulin, Lee Merritt.

father:
Homer Folger

mother:
Emma (Funston) Folger

spouse:
Mary Kathrine Dulin

children:
John Dulin Folger

Lee Merritt Folger