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A. Harold Blake

A. Harold Blake, American university professor, engineer. Served as Second lieutenant, United States Army Infantry, 91st Division, 1917-1918; Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Utah Society of Professional Engineer, Phi Delta Theta. Tau Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma, Theta Tau.

Background

  • Blake, A. Harold was born on April 3, 1896 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. Son of John Joseph and Bridget (Ryan) Blake.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Master of Engineering, University of Utah, 1920. Master of Mechanical Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1926.

    Career

    • Instructor mechanic engineering, University of Utah, 1920-1926, assistant professor, 1926-1933, associate professor, 1933-1939, professor since 1946. Chairman cubbing commission, Salt Late Council, Boy Scouts of America, 1940-1942.

    Works

    • Co-author: Automotive Manual, 1923.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served as Second lieutenant, United States Army Infantry, 91st Division, 1917-1918. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Utah Society of Professional Engineer, Phi Delta Theta. Tau Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma, Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Lucile Farnsworth, June 8, 1922. Children: Robert Harold, William Farnsworth, John Joseph.
    • father: John Joseph Blake
    • mother: Bridget (Ryan) Blake
    • spouse: Lucile Farnsworth
    • children: Robert Harold Blake
    • William Farnsworth Blake
    • John Joseph Blake
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    Died October 29, 1951
    (aged 55)
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