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The subject was the son of Samuel Thomson and Ann (Strean) Thomson. He was a New York dry goods merchant and at one time president of the Irving National Bank. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his granddaughters.
Gift of Bessie and May Carroll
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024