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Emmart Lacrosse

Emmart Lacrosse, American mechanic engineer. Member Turbine department Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1904-1907; Fellow American Society Mechanical Engs., American Association for the Advancement of Science; member National, Massachusetts societies professional engrs., American Society Testing Materials, Newcomen Society, Beacon Society.

Background

  • Lacrosse, Emmart was born on March 7, 1886 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of John F. and Lillian (Wallace) LaC.

  • Education

    • Student of University Tennessee, 1907-1909, Lowell Institute, 1912-1914. E.D., Tufts College, 1946.

    Career

    • Member Turbine department Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1904-1907. Designer ordnance United States Army, 1909-1910. Factory, power plant designer Watertown (Massachusetts) Arsenal, 1910-1915.

      Mechanic engineer S.M. Entertainment Green Company, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1915-1916. Joined Stone & Webster Engineering, Corporation, Boston, 1916, vice president, 1933, v. Chairman of the Board, 1944, director engineering since 1945.

      Director Power Condenser & Electronies Corporation, Boston.

    Membership

    Member Turbine department Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1904-1907. Fellow American Society Mechanical Engs., American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member National, Massachusetts societies professional engrs., American Society Testing Materials, Newcomen Society, Beacon Society.

    Clubs: Brae Burn Country, Algonquin, Downtown (Boston).

    Connections

    • Married Clara Harner, July 30, 1910. Children: Emmart Junior.
    • father: John F. LaC.
    • mother: Lillian (Wallace) LaC.
    • spouse: Clara Harner
    • child: Emmart Jr Lacrosse
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    Born March 7, 1886
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