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Langdon Pearse

Langdon Pearse, American engineer. Member American Society Civ. Engineers, American Institute of Cons. Engineers, Institute of Civ. Engineers, Institute of Sanitary Engineers, Western Society Engineers, American Public Health Association, New England Water Works Association, Boston Society Civ. Engineers, American Chemical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Engineering Institute of Canada, Phi Beta Kappa, etc.

Background

  • Pearse, Langdon was born on November 12, 1877 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Barnard and Mary Langdon (Williams) Pearse.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1899. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1901, Master of Science, 1902.

    Career

    • With Charles River Dam Commission, Boston, 1902. Commission on additional water supply, New York City, 1903. Augusta Water District.

      Also at Cleveland, O., and Jersey City, New Jersey, 1904. Engineer for Columbus, Ohio, 1904-1907. Engineer Peoples Water Company, Oakland, California, 1907-1908.

      Div. engineer San District of Chicago, 1909-1917, and sanitary engineer same since 1918. Also consultant hydraulic and sanitary engineer.

    Works

    • Contributor various articles and papers on water and sewage purification, etc.

    Membership

    Member American Society Civ. Engineers, American Institute of Cons. Engineers, Institute of Civ.

    Engineers, Institute of Sanitary Engineers, Western Society Engineers, American Public Health Association, New England Water Works Association, Boston Society Civ. Engineers, American Chemical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Engineering Institute of Canada, Phi Beta Kappa, etc. Clubs: University, Indian Hill.

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Howard Dean, June 1, 1910.
    • father: John Barnard Pearse
    • mother: Mary Langdon (Williams) Pearse
    • spouse: Eleanor Howard Dean
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    Born November 12, 1877
    Died July 20, 1956
    (aged 78)
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