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Wolcott Le Clear Beard

Wolcott Le Clear Beard, American engineer, author.

Background

  • Beard, Wolcott Le Clear was born on November 10, 1867 in New York, United States. Son of W.H. (artist, painter) and Carrie (Le Clear) B.

  • Education

    • Graduate Hobart College, Bachelor of Science, 1889, C.E., 1891.

    Career

    • Was engaged in irrigation works in Arizona. First lieutenant 1st United States volunteer engrs. in 1898. Contributor of numerous stories to mags.

      Held government position in Lingayen, province of Pangasinan, as civil engineer, supervisor and head of administrative bds. Commanded exploring expedition, Bolivian headwaters of Amazon. Author: Sand and Cactus, 1898 S3.

      Address: Care Mistress W. H. Beard, Lyndhurst, New Jersey.

    Works

    • Contributor of numerous stories to mags. Held government position in Lingayen, province of Pangasinan, as civil engineer, supervisor and head of administrative bds. Commanded exploring expedition, Bolivian headwaters of Amazon.

      Author: Sand and Cactus, 1898 S3.

    Connections

    • Married New York, June, 1902, Gabriella Smyth.
    • father: W.H. Beard
    • spouse: New York
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