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Charles Quinby Schlereth

Charles Quinby Schlereth, American mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Colorado Mining Association; Club: Denver.

Background

  • Schlereth, Charles Quinby was born on July 10, 1884 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Peter M. and Justina C. (Eberst) Schlereth.

  • Education

    • Engineer of Mines, Colorado State School of Mines, 1906.

    Career

    • Successively chemist, surveyor, engineer, chief engineer Compania Minera de Penoles, Durango, Mexico, 1906-1911. Assistant manager Summit Copper Company, Globe, Arizona, 1911. Examining engineer Penoles Exploration Company, Mexico, 1911-1914.

      Manager Bonanza Mines, Ltd., Nicaragua, 1914. Assistant general superintendent Ojuela Mines, Durango, Mexico, 1915, general superintendent, 1916-1917. Assistant general manager Mapimi Unit of Ojuela Mines, including lead smelter, arsenic plant, power plant and railway, 1917-1918.

      General superintendent, subsidiaries of America Metal Company (9 metal mines, 2 coal mines), Monterrey, Mexico, 1918-1921. General manager San Francisco Mines of Mexico, Ltd., San Francisco del Oro, Mexico, 1921-1923. Construction engineering San Francisco Mines of Mexico and general consulting practice, New York, 1923-1924.

      General manager Potosi Mining Company and Calera Mining Company, Chihuahua, Mexico, 1924-1925. Consultant practice Mexico, United States, Wales, Greece, Venezuela, Australia, etc., since 1925.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Colorado Mining Association. Club: Denver.

    Connections

    • Married Florence Louise Barrett, January 12, 1915.
    • father: Peter M. Schlereth
    • mother: Justina C. (Eberst) Schlereth
    • spouse: Florence Louise Barrett
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    Born July 10, 1884
    Died November 12, 1950
    (aged 66)
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