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Donald H. McLaughlin

Homestake Mining Company

1945 - 1963

Agriculture & Mining

Military ServiceArmy
1940 b. 1891
UndergraduateUniversity of California at Berkeley
GraduateMA & PhD Harvard University
Born-Died1891 - 1984
BirthplaceCalifornia (CA)
Era - 1940

McLaughlin spent 55 years with Homestake Mining creating the largest supplier of gold in the United States. An ardent supporter of the gold standard, McLaughlin was equally adept as both a hands-on miner and a college geology professor. As CEO of Homestake, he consistently produced top-level financial returns.