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Harold Linder Pope

Harold Linder Pope, American mechanical engineer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Institution Automobile Engineers (England).; Mason.

Background

  • Pope, Harold Linder was born on November 5, 1879 in Newton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Colonel Albert A. and Abby (Linder) Pope.

  • Education

    • Graduate Peekskill (New York) Military Academy, 1898. Graduate Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1902.

    Career

    • Assistant superintendent John T. Robinson & Company, Hyde Park, Massachusetts, makers Pope-Robinson automobiles, 1902-1903. Designer and engineer Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, Connecticut, makers Pope-Hartford automobiles, 1903-1905. Manager Pope Manufacturing Company, Hagerstown, Maryland., makers Pope-Tribune automobiles and bicycles, 1905-1907.

      Manager and engineer Pope Motor Car Company, Toledo, O., makers Opoe-Toledo automobiles, 1907-1909. Manager for Willis-Overland Automobile Company, Toledo, O., June-September 1909. Chief engineer Matheson Automobile Company, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1909-1910.

      Manager and engineer West Works, The Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, in direct charge of truck department, September, 1910-September, 1914. Works manager Ferro Machine & Foundry Company, Cleveland, 1914-1916. Factory manager and engineer Wright-Martin Aircraft Corporation, New York City, September 1916-September 1917.

      Vice-president and factory manager Wright-Martin Aircraft Corporation of California, Los Angeles, from 1917.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Institution Automobile Engineers (England). Mason.; Clubs: Engineers (New York).

    Connections

    • Married Clara Hinckley, March 17, 1901.
    • father: Colonel Albert A. Pope
    • mother: Abby (Linder) Pope
    • spouse: Clara Hinckley
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    Born November 5, 1879
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