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Hugh G. Boutell

Hugh G. Boutell, American mechanical engineer. member Railway and Locomotive History Society, Railroadians of America, Brotherhood of Live Steamers.

Background

  • Boutell, Hugh G. was born on March 9, 1890 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Henry Sherman and Euphemia (Gates) Boutell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, George Washington University, 1912.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Suzette (Mistress Alfred Francis Hopkins, Junior). Dynamometer car engineer Southern Railway, 1914-1916. Draftsman Baldwin Locomotive Works, 1916-1918.

      Assistant engineer physicist National Bureau Standards, 1918, chief information section, 1919-1946, associate engineer, mechanic engineer, editor Technology News Bulletin, 1919-1946. Life member Military Order Loyal Legion. Member Railway and Locomotive History Society, Railroadians of America, Brotherhood of Live Steamers.

    Works

    • Author: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics Report Number 44 (with H. C. Dickinson), 1920. War Work of the Bureau of Standards, 1921. Visitors’ Manual of the Bureau of Standards, 1937.

      Contributor numerous articles to technical publications.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Railway and Locomotive History Society, Railroadians of America, Brotherhood of Live Steamers.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Maling Bourne, September 14, 1915.
    • father: Henry Sherman Boutell
    • mother: Euphemia (Gates) Boutell
    • spouse: Mary Maling Bourne
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    Born March 9, 1890
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