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George Henry Reed

George Henry Reed, American educator. Served as captain Chemical Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Member American Chemical Society, Illinois Academy Science, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Chi Sigma, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

  • Reed, George Henry was born on December 21, 1905 in New York City. Son of Frederick George and Emma (Ohlsen) Reed.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Rochester, 1927. Master of Science, State University Iowa, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy., 1931.

    Career

    • Instructor chemistry University of Illinois, 1931-1934, associate, 1934-1939. Associate professor of chemistry Knox College, 1939-1946, Abbott Foundation professor of chemistry, 1946-1956. Professor, chairman chemistry department Union College, Schenectady, 1956-1971, professor emeritus, from 1971-1975.

      On sabbatical leave, 1963-1964.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Served as captain Chemical Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Chemical Society, Illinois Academy Science, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Chi Sigma, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

    Connections

    • Married Phyllis Jane Lee, February 1, 1936. Children: Frederick Lee, Patricia Lee.
    • father: Frederick George Reed
    • mother: Emma (Ohlsen) Reed
    • spouse: Phyllis Jane Lee
    • children: Frederick Lee Reed
    • Patricia Lee Reed
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    Born December 21, 1905
    Died March 23, 1975
    (aged 69)
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