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James Hillhouse Fuertes

James Hillhouse Fuertes, Puerto Rican engineer.

Background

  • Fuertes, James Hillhouse was born on August 10, 1863 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Son of Professor Estevan Antonio and Mary Stone (Perry) Fuertes.

  • Education

    • Graduate Cornell, 1883.

    Career

    • Has designed and constructed numerous works for the sewerage, drainage, refuse disposal, water purification and water supply of cities in the United States, Canada, H.I. and Brazil. Consulting engineer for various municipalities and corporations Author: Water Filtration Works, 1901. Water and Public Health, 1897.

      European Sanitary Engineering Series in Engineering Record. Home: Brooklyn, New York Deceased.

    Works

    • Author: Water Filtration Works, 1901. Water and Public Health, 1897. European Sanitary Engineering Series in Engineering Record.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Hill Cable, January 10, 1895 (died 1921).
    • father: Professor Estevan Antonio Fuertes
    • mother: Mary Stone (Perry) Fuertes
    • spouse: Mary Hill Cable
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    Born August 10, 1863
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