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Ezra Bailey Whitman

Ezra Bailey Whitman, American consultant engineer.

Background

  • Whitman, Ezra Bailey was born on February 19, 1880 in Baltimore. Son of Ezra B. and Belle Cross (Slingluff) Whitman.

  • Education

    • Student Baltimore City College. C.E., Cornell Univercity, 1901.

    Career

    • Member Williams & Whitman, New York, 1902-1906. Div. engineer on design and construction Baltimore Sewage Disposal Plant, 1906-1911. Chief engineer Baltimore Water Department (design and construction Filtration Plant and Loch Raven Dem), 1911-1914.

      Member Greiner & Whitman, 1914-1916, Norton, Bird & Whitman, 1916-1925. Member Whitman, Requardt & Smith, engrs., 1925-1944. Member Whitman, Requardt and Associates, since 1944.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Williams & Whitman, New York, 1902-1906. Member Greiner & Whitman, 1914-1916, Norton, Bird & Whitman, 1916-1925. Member Whitman, Requardt & Smith, engrs., 1925-1944.

    Member Whitman, Requardt and Associates, since 1944. Member, chairman Public Service Committee Maryland., 1921-1927. Member Engineering Board Review Chicago in lake level controversy, 1924-1925.

    Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Member American Institute Cons. Engineers (past president), American Society of Civil Engineers (director, president), American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American, N.E. water works associations, American Public Health Association, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Delta Upsilon.

    Mason.; Clubs: Maryland, Elkridge, Engineers’, Merchants (Baltimore).

    Connections

    • Married Fanny Glenn, October 15, 1906. Children: Fanny Glenn (Mistress.
    • father: Ezra B. Whitman
    • mother: Belle Cross (Slingluff) Whitman
    • spouse: Fanny Glenn
    • child: Fanny Glenn (Mrs Whitman
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    Born February 19, 1880
    Died 1966
    (aged 85)
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