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Winthrop W. Aldrich

Chase National Bank

1930 - 1953

Finance

Military ServiceNavy
1930 b. 1885
male
EducationTwoDegree
UndergraduateHarvard University
GraduateJD, Harvard University
Personal
Born-Died1885 - 1974
BirthplaceRhode Island (RI)
RaceWhite
FatherPolitician
Era - 1930

In 1930, the Equitable Trust, with assets over $900 million, was consolidated with Chase National Bank to form America’s mightiest bank with Aldrich as president. Aldrich grew Chase National so that by 1947, the bank had assets totaling nearly $5 billion.