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Robert Merriman Kimball

Robert Merriman Kimball, American educational administrator. Club: University (New York City).

Background

  • Kimball, Robert Merriman was born on September 12, 1909 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Herbert Freeman and Harriet (Merriman) Kimball.

  • Education

    • Graduate Phillips Academy, 1929. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1933.

    Career

    • Gretchen (Mistress Leland S. Jamieson), Thomas M., Helen (Mistress Matt B. Jones, Junior), Laurie. Married second, Cynthia Ferris, 1960. Various administrative positions Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1933-1948, director business administration, 1950-1954, secretary of Institute, since 1954.

      Administrative associate director Los Alamos Science Laboratory, 1948-1950. Trustee, treasurer Phillips Academy.

    Membership

    Club: University (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Playfair, 1933 (divorced).; married second, Cynthia Ferris, 1960. Children: Philip P. (deceased).
    • father: Herbert Freeman Kimball
    • mother: Harriet (Merriman) Kimball
    • spouses: Barbara Playfair
    • Cynthia Ferris
    • child: Philip P. Kimball (deceased)
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    Born September 12, 1909
    Died July 24, 1963
    (aged 53)
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