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Archie Trescott Colwell

Archie Trescott Colwell, American consultant engineer. Fellow Institute Aero. Sciences, Institute Mech. Engineers (England), Royal Aero Society (England); member Society Automotive Engineers (life, past president, chairman finance committee), Cleveland Engineering Society, Cleveland Technical Socs. Council (past president).

Background

  • Colwell, Archie Trescott was born on July 30, 1895 in Yankee Jims, California, United States. Son of George A. and Sarah (Jones) Colwell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1918. Graduated from the United States Army Engineers School, 1920. England D. (honorary), Case Institute Technology, 1953.

    Career

    • Began career as sales engineer Steel Products Company (later became Thompson Products, Inc., now named TRW, Inc.), 1922-1930, employed as chief engineer, 1930-1931, director of engineering, 1934-1937, director, from 1939, corporation vice president charge engineering, 1937-1960, consultant, 1960-1968. Director Rand Development Corporation, Ferro Corporation, Harris-Intertype Corporation Trustee, Fenn College.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Fellow Institute Aero. Sciences, Institute Mech. Engineers (England), Royal Aero Society (England).

    Member Society Automotive Engineers (life, past president, chairman finance committee), Cleveland Engineering Society, Cleveland Technical Socs. Council (past president). Clubs: Union, Country, Pepper Pike (Cleveland).

    Connections

    • Married Sallie M. Tuttle, September 23, 1920. Children: Marion (Mistress.
    • father: George A. Colwell
    • mother: Sarah (Jones) Colwell
    • spouse: Sallie M. Tuttle
    • child: Marion (Mrs Colwell
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    Born July 30, 1895
    Died December 18, 1979
    (aged 84)
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