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Andrew William Mellon
Birth: Mar. 24, 1855
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 26, 1937
Southampton
Suffolk County
New York, USA

49th Secretary of the Treasury (1921-1932), serving under Presidents Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover. In 1937, he gave to the Nation his magnificent art collection, plus $10 million, to build the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Upon leaving the Treasury Department and President Hoover's Cabinet in February 1932, Mellon accepted the post of U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, serving for one year and then retiring to private life.  (bio by: Ryan Gleason) 
 
Burial:
Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery
Upperville
Fauquier County
Virginia, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Ryan Gleason
Record added: Nov 16, 2003
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Andrew William Mellon
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Andrew William Mellon
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- bob tarte
 Added: Nov. 21, 2013
You are in a select company of men, with Alexander Hamilton, Albert Gallatin, Salmon Chase, Carter Glass, and Henry Morganthau who left a mark on the post of Secretary of the Treasury. For three Presidents too. And your art taste was impeccable.
- J.B.
 Added: May. 28, 2013
Andrew William Mellon: Sir, you will be known as an American banker, industrialist, philanthropist, art collector, and 49th Secretary of the Treasury from March 4, 1921 to February 12, 1932. You served for ten years and eleven months; the third-longest te...(Read more)
- MFPS
 Added: Mar. 24, 2013
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