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Ralph Thompson Crane

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Ralph Thompson Crane, American banker. Served in Spanish-American War. President Investment Bankers Association of America, 1935.

Background

Crane, Ralph Thompson was born on May 22, 1878 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Son of James B. and Elizabeth (Thompson) Crane.

Education

Educational public schools, Montclair.

Career

Then vice president; partner Ludwig & Crane, 1914-1918. With Federal Reserve Bank, New York, 1918-1921. Partner Brown Brothers & Company, 1921-1931, Brown Brothers Harriman & Company, 1931-1934.

Vice president Brown Harriman & Company, Inc., since 1934. Director various corporations.

Membership

Served in Spanish-American War. President Investment Bankers Association of America, 1935.

Connections

Married Lois A. Johnson, September 10, 1902. Children: James B. and Ralph T. Began as clerk, Montclair Savings Bank, 1896, becoming treasurer.

father:
James B. Crane

mother:
Elizabeth (Thompson) Crane

spouse:
Lois A. Johnson

children:
James B. and Ralph T. Began as clerk Crane

Montclair Savings Bank Crane

1896 Crane

becoming treas Crane