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Francis S. Foote

Francis S. Foote, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers; member American Railway Engineering Association Pacific Railway; Club, Delta Tau Delta, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi.; Club: Faculty.

Background

  • Foote, Francis S. was born on March 31, 1883 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Francis Seeley and Addie S. (Jameson) Foote.

  • Education

    • Engineer of Mines, School of Mines (Columbia), 1905.

    Career

    • Engineer for Cumberland Mountain Coal & Timber Company, Dunlap, Tennessee, 1905, railroad location, Springdale Association, Louisville, Kentucky, 1905-1906. Assistant engineer, New York Central Railroad Company, 1906-1907. Assistant in сivil engineering, Columbia University, 1907-1910.

      Instructor railway civil engineering, University of Illinois, 1910-1912. Associate professor railroad engring, 1912-1917, professor since 1917, director Surveying Camp, 1912-1941, University of California.

    Works

    • Co-author (with Raymond E. Davis). Surveying Theory and Practice.

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers. Member American Railway Engineering Association Pacific Railway. Club, Delta Tau Delta, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi.

    Club: Faculty.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret L. Kingsbury, July 15, 1913. Children: Elizabeth Luella (Mistress.
    • father: Francis Seeley Foote
    • mother: Addie S. (Jameson) Foote
    • spouse: Margaret L. Kingsbury
    • child: Elizabeth Luella (Mrs Foote
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    Born March 31, 1883
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