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Charles Edward Hall

Charles Edward Hall, American mining engineer, geologist. Member American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Academy Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, American Association for the Advancement of Science Wrote reports on the geology of the Philadelphia District.

Background

  • Hall, Charles Edward was born on August 12, 1852 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Professor James H. (geologist).

  • Education

    • Educated Albany Academy and Feldkirch-Voralberg, Tyrol, Austria. Special studies in geology, chemistry, mineralogy, physics, engineering, mining, etc., at Munich, Bavaria.

    Career

    • Assistant in charge geological survey of Texas, 1873. In charge Eastern (Philadelphia) District. Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, 1875-1883.

      Removed to City of Mexico.

    Membership

    Member American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Academy Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, American Association for the Advancement of Science Wrote reports on the geology of the Philadelphia District.

    Connections

    • father: Professor James H. Hall
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    Born August 12, 1852
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