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Grenville Temple Bridgman

Grenville Temple Bridgman, American mining engineer. Member Mining and Metallurgical Society America (ex-president), American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Delta Upsilon.; Mason.

Background

  • Bridgman, Grenville Temple was born on August 7, 1881 in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. Son of William Henry and Ellen (Campbell) Bridgman.

  • Education

    • Graduate Pomfret (Connecticut) School, 1900. Student Yale, 1900-1901. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1909.

    Career

    • Junior engineer in Peru and Mexico, 1909-1910. Manager Philippine Exploration Company, 1910-1911. Manager American Zinc Company (Tennessee), 1911-1914.

      Partner Ashton & Bridgman, engrs., 1914-1916. Assistant consultant mining engineer, Guggenheim Brothers, New York City, 1916-1924. Consultant mining engineer same 1924-1940.

      Executive vice president Metals Reserve Company, Washington, District of Columbia, 1941-1944. Deputy surplus property administrator, Washington, District of Columbia, 1944. Consulting engineer since 1944.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Mining and Metallurgical Society America (ex-president), American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Delta Upsilon. Mason.; Clubs: Yale, Mining (New York).

    Connections

    • Married Anita Mailliard, June 3, 1911. Children: John Mailliard, Marion Louise, Grenville Temple, Anita Page.
    • father: William Henry Bridgman
    • mother: Ellen (Campbell) Bridgman
    • spouse: Anita Mailliard
    • children: John Mailliard Bridgman
    • Marion Louise Bridgman
    • Grenville Temple Bridgman
    • Anita Page Bridgman
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    Died November 25, 1952
    (aged 71)
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