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Henry Laurence Gantt

Henry Laurence Gantt, American mechanical engineer. Member American Society Mech. Engineers, Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Geography Society, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

  • Gantt, Henry Laurence was born on May 20, 1861 in Calvert Company, Maryland, United States. Son of Virgil and Mary Jane (Steuart) Gantt.

  • Education

    • McDonogh School, Baltimore Company, Maryland. Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1880. Teacher, McDonogh School, 1880-1883.

      Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1884.

    Career

    • Mech. engineer, since 1884. Specializes in installing modern methods of manufacturing.

    Works

    • Author: Work, Wages and Profits, 2d edition., 1913. Industrial Leadership, 1915. Organizing for Work, 1919.

    Membership

    Member American Society Mech. Engineers, Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Geography Society, Beta Theta Pi. Clubs: Engineers’, Machinery (New York,) Johns Hopkins (Baltimore).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Eliza Snow, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, November 29, 1899.
    • father: Virgil Gantt
    • mother: Mary Jane (Steuart) Gantt
    • spouse: Mary Eliza Snow
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    Born March 20, 1861
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