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George Wilkinson Case

George Wilkinson Case, American civil engineer. member American Society Civil Engineers, American Society Engineering; member Newcomen Society England, N.H. Academy of Science, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Case, George Wilkinson was born on March 2, 1880 in Fowler, Indiana, United States. Son of Horace Sanford and Amelia Hurlbut (Wilkinson) Case.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in C.E., Purdue University, 1905. Master of Civil Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1912.

    Career

    • Engaged as assistant instructor сivil engineering, Purdue University, 1905-1906, instructor, 1906-1907, assistant professor, 1907-1913. Assistant professor sanitary engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1913-1914, associate professor, 1914-1916, rpof., 1916-1922. Assistant engineer Morris Knowles, Inc., Pittsburgh, 1917-1919.

      Chief engineer and Executive officer American City Engineering Company, Pittsburgh, 1919-1925. Professor and head mechanic engineering department, also dean College of Technology and director Engineering Experiment Station, University of N.H., Durham, 1925-1945, on leave of absence, 1940-1945, dean emeritus, College of Technology, University of N.H., after 1949. Principal specialist Engineering Defense Training, 1941, principal specialist and deputy director, Engineering, Science and Management Defense Training, 1941-1942, director of Engineering, Science and Management War Training program, United States Office of Education, Washington, District of Columbia, 1942-1945.

      Life member American Society Civil Engineers, American Society Engineering Education (vice president 1938-1939). Member Newcomen Society England, N.H. Academy of Science, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Works

    • Contributor papers and articles on engineering subjects to scientfici mags.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member American Society Civil Engineers, American Society Engineering. Member Newcomen Society England, N.H. Academy of Science, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Georgia Browne, August 16, 1903.
    • father: Horace Sanford Case
    • mother: Amelia Hurlbut (Wilkinson) Case
    • spouse: Georgia Browne
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    Born March 2, 1880
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