Preparatory education, Harrow School, England. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1902. Unmarried. Vice president.
Bates Engineering Company. Has done engineering work on Galveston grade raising and New York Barge Canal. Construction engineering Western Engineering Corporation, Denver Mining Investment Company American manager Laguintos Oil Corporation, Maikop Areas, and Trinidad Cedrus Oil Corporation Traveled in Russia, 1896.
On exploring and hunting expedition to islands N. of Hudson Bay, 1900. Visited Panama, 1904. Made midwinter sledge journey in Siberia and Mongolia, 1908.
To Venezuela and up the Orinoco in 1911.