Party affiliation: Republican
John Harry Friden, Swedish engineer. Served on numerous government technological coms. during World World War World War II; Member New Jersey Society Professional Engineers, American Society Swedish Engineers, John Ericson Society, Swedish Colonial Society (member of the Board of Governors).; Mason (32°).
Assistant to city engineer, Vesteras, Sweden, 1916. Design engineer E. W. Bliss Company, 1920, staff engineer, 1923-1925. Chief engineer Sun Tube Corporation, 1925-1928, executive vice-president, director, 1928-1948.
Vice-president, director engineering Bristol-Myers Company 1948-1954, retired. Director Hillside National Bank, Hillside, New Jersey.