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John Pascal Brooks

John Pascal Brooks, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Society Promotion Engineering Education.

Background

  • Brooks, John Pascal was born on September 24, 1861 in Kittery, Maine, United States. Son of James W. and Anna A. (Wilson) Brooks.

  • Education

    • Prep education Phillips Academy, Exeter, N.H. Bachelor of Science, Dartmouth, 1885, Master of Science, 1893, Doctor of Science, 1915. Doctor of Science, Clarkson College Technology, Potsdam, New York, 1931.

    Career

    • Professor civil engineering, State University of Kentucky, 1897-1906. Associate professor civil engineering, University of Illinois, 1906-1911. President, Clarkson College of Technology, Potsdam, New York, 1911-1928, president emeritus since 1928.

    Works

    • Author: Handbook for Surveyors (with Mansfield Merriman), 1895. Handbook of Street Railroad Location, 1897. Reinforced Concrete, 1911.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Society Promotion Engineering Education.

    Connections

    • Married Maude P. Perkins, of Red Bank, New Jersey, June 25, 1888. Married second, Belle C. Pearson, of Lexington, Kentucky.
    • father: James W. Brooks
    • mother: Anna A. (Wilson) Brooks
    • spouses: Maude P. Perkins
    • Belle C. Pearson
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