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Samuel Walter Osgood

Samuel Walter Osgood, American mining engineer. Served as consulting engineer, superintendent or manager for many well known mining men or companies; Member Joint Committee on Military Engineering, Chicago, 1917.

Background

  • Osgood, Samuel Walter was born on September 20, 1876 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Samuel and Elizabeth (Olds) Osgood.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science and Mechanical Engineering, Michigan College of Mines, 1900.

    Career

    • Served as consulting engineer, superintendent or manager for many well known mining men or companies. Manager old Clark mine, Keweenaw Company, Michigan. Discoverer, 1907, of Tennessee zinc fields and manager American Zinc, Lead & Smelting Company’s mines, mills and exploration work, also manager for American Metal Company, same district.

      President Samuel W. Osgood & Company, and successor, Osgood, Carter and Company, consulting mine and mill engrs. President American Graphite Company, Chemical Carbon Refining Company.

    Membership

    Served as consulting engineer, superintendent or manager for many well known mining men or companies. Member Joint Committee on Military Engineering, Chicago, 1917.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Isalene Kenner, September 1, 1909.
    • father: Samuel Osgood
    • mother: Elizabeth (Olds) Osgood
    • spouse: Mary Isalene Kenner
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    Born September 20, 1876
    Died October 4, 1921
    (aged 45)
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