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Norman Read

Norman Read, British electrical engineer. Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, Delta Tau Delta; member Tau Beta Pi; member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers; Member Denver Civic and Commercial Association.

Background

  • Read, Norman was born on April 25, 1883 in Isle of Man, England. Son of Henry and Bessie C. (Ferrier) Read.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science (Electrical Engineer), University of Colorado, 1905.

    Career

    • Began with engineering department Denver Gas & Electric Company, 1905. Consulting hydro-electric practice, 1907-1909. Electrical engineer and superintendent of power, Denver Tramway Company, 1909-1913.

      Assistant general manager Colorado Power Company, 1913-1916, vice-president and general manager since 1916.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, Delta Tau Delta. Member Tau Beta Pi; member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers. Member Denver Civic and Commercial Association.

    Clubs: Denver, Cactus.

    Connections

    • Married Ella F. Hodges, of Denver, Colorado, 1910.
    • father: Henry Read
    • mother: Bessie C. (Ferrier) Read
    • spouse: Ella F. Hodges
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    Born April 25, 1883
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