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Charles Henry Benjamin

Charles Henry Benjamin, American engineer.

Background

  • Benjamin, Charles Henry was born on August 29, 1856 in Patten, Maine, United States. Son of of Samuel E. and Ellen M. (Fairfield) B.

  • Education

    • Master of Engineering, University of Maine, 1881. (D.E., Case School, 1908).

    Career

    • Instructor and professor mechanic engineering, University of Maine, 1880-1886. Mechanic engineer for McKay Machine Company, Boston, 1886-1889. Professor mechanic engineering, Case School Applied Science, 1889-1907.

      Dean Engineering School, 1917-1921, director Engineering Experiment Station, Purdue University, now emeritus. Author: Modern American Machine Tools, 1906. Machine Design, 1906.

      Steam Engine, 1909. Home: Lafayette, Ind.

    Works

    • Author: Modern American Machine Tools, 1906. Machine Design, 1906. Steam Engine, 1909.

    Connections

    • Married Cora L. Benson, August 17, 1879.
    • spouse: Cora L. Benson
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    Born August 29, 1856
    Died 1937
    (aged 80)
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