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Laurence B. Tipton

Laurence B. Tipton, American educator. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta.

Background

  • Tipton, Laurence B. was born on March 27, 1910 in Selma, Alabama, United States. Son of William Hogan and Mary Wood (Buell) Tipton.

  • Education

    • Student The Citadel, 1928, 1930. Bachelor of Arts, University of Alabama, 1933. Master of Arts, New York University, 1940, Doctor of Education, 1941.

    Career

    • Editor Shelby County (Alabama) Democrat, 1932-1933. Alabama state examiner of public accounts, 1933-1934. Alabama director public safety, 1934-1936. Assistant director Northwestern University Safety Institute, 1936-1938. Professor and head bureau of safety, Rutgers University, 1938-1941. Instructor summer sessions, University of Alabama, Penn State College, Harvard University, 1936-1940.

      Chief training advisor, unites states department of Labor, 1941-1942. Lieutenant colonel, United States Army, assigned as federal director industrial safety training, 1942-1946. Educational director Warner Brothers Pictures, Inc., since 1946. Head Laurence B. Tipton & Associates. Vice president Pathe Pictures, Inc.

    Works

    • Editor Shelby County (Alabama) Democrat, 1932-1933. Alabama state examiner of public accounts, 1933-1934. Alabama director public safety, 1934-1936.Assistant director Northwestern University Safety Institute, 1936-1938. Professor and head bureau of safety, Rutgers University, 1938-1941. Instructor summer sessions, University of Alabama, Penn State College, Harvard University, 1936-1940.Chief training advisor, unites states department of Labor, 1941-1942. Lieutenant colonel, United States Army, assigned as federal director industrial safety training, 1942-1946. Educational director Warner Brothers Pictures, Inc., since 1946.Head Laurence B. Tipton & Associates. Vice president Pathe Pictures, Inc.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Connections

    • Married Catharine Randolph, June 2, 1939. Children: Laurence B., Catharine.
    • father: William Hogan Tipton
    • mother: Mary Wood (Buell) Tipton
    • spouse: Catharine Randolph
    • children: Laurence B. Tipton
    • Catharine Tipton
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    Born March 27, 1910
    Died January 20, 1957
    (aged 46)
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    • 1932 - 1933
      Editor Shelby County (Alabama) Democrat
    • 1934 - 1936
      Alabama director public safety
    • 1936 - 1938
      Assistant director, Northwestern University Safety Institute
    • 1938 - 1941
      Professor and head bureau of safety, Rutgers University

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      • Editor Shelby County (Alabama) Democrat, 1932-1933. Alabama state examiner of public accounts, 1933-1934. Alabama director public safety, 1934-1936. Assistant director Northwestern University Safety Institute, 1936-1938. Professor and head bureau of safety, Rutgers University, 1938-1941. Instructor summer sessions, University of Alabama, Penn State College, Harvard University, 1936-1940. Chief training advisor, unites states department of Labor, 1941-1942. Lieutenant colonel, United States Army, assigned as federal director industrial safety training, 1942-1946. Educational director Warner Brothers Pictures, Inc., since 1946. Head Laurence B. Tipton & Associates. Vice president Pathe Pictures, Inc.
      • Editor Shelby County (Alabama) Democrat, 1932-1933. Alabama state examiner of public accounts, 1933-1934. Alabama director public safety, 1934-1936.Assistant director Northwestern University Safety Institute, 1936-1938. Professor and head bureau of safety, Rutgers University, 1938-1941. Instructor summer sessions, University of Alabama, Penn State College, Harvard University, 1936-1940.Chief training advisor, unites states department of Labor, 1941-1942. Lieutenant colonel, United States Army, assigned as federal director industrial safety training, 1942-1946. Educational director Warner Brothers Pictures, Inc., since 1946.Head Laurence B. Tipton & Associates. Vice president Pathe Pictures, Inc.
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