Party affiliation: Republican
1 stepson, Review H. Myron Shimer. Assistant engineer, Michigan Central Railroad, 1891-1893. Instructor civil engineering, Lafayette College, 1893-1896, Cornell University, 1896-1898.
Adjunct Professor civil engineering, Columbia University, 1898-1901, associate professor, 1901-1907, professor since 1907, department chairman civil engineering, 1916-1934, retired. Advisory engineer and manager survey department Lawyers Title & Trust Company (later Lawyers Title & Guaranty Company), New York, 1907-1933. President Earl B. Lovell, Inc., engineering and surveying, 1933-1938, chairman board of directors since August 1938.
Chairman Association of Department Heads, 1923-1924. Consulting engineer for Portland Cement Lumber Company, 1923-1924. Owner “Lovell Farms,” Marathon, New York President Association of City Surveyors, Greater New York, 1919-1922.
Associate member American Society of Civil Engineers. Member Tau Beta Phi, Sigma Xi.
Born March 2, 1869