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Frederick Powell

Frederick Powell, American mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Oregon Society Engineers, Pacific Northwest Society Engineers, Delta Beta Phi.

Background

  • Powell, Frederick was born on January 4, 1859 in Coxsackie, New York, United States. Son of Wheeler and Emeline (Mosher) Powell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, College City of New York, 1880. Engineer of Mines, School of Mines (Columbia), 1883.

    Career

    • Draftsman and assayer until 1885. Manager Denbigh Mining Company, Colorado, 1886-1887. Engineering work, 1888-1893.

      Consulting engineer Charlotte Mineral & Mining Company, Washington, 1894. Manager Yorkville Mining Company, 1895. Manager Morton Island Dredging Company, Idaho, 1896-1897.

      Consulting engineer, Hammond Manufacturing Company, Portland, Oregon, 1898-1903, Ladd Metals Company, 1904-1905. Now consulting engineer Seattle Construction & Dry Dock Company and in general mining practice.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Oregon Society Engineers, Pacific Northwest Society Engineers, Delta Beta Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Julia Reed, of South Carolina, 1888.
    • father: Wheeler Powell
    • mother: Emeline (Mosher) Powell
    • spouse: Julia Reed
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