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Clinton Ellicott Pearce

Clinton Ellicott Pearce, American educator, engineer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Engineering Education, Kansas Engineering Society, Naval Ordnance Laboratory Technology Reserve, Delta Sigma Phi, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau, Pi Tau Sigma.

Background

  • Pearce, Clinton Ellicott was born on May 6, 1891 in Jersey City Heights, New Jersey, United States. Son of Fredrick William and Margaret Atchison (McKenzie) Pearce.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1913. Master of Science, Cornell, 1937.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Mistress Raymond C. Schneider. Faculty member department mechanic engineering Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1913-1917. Joined faculty Kansas State College, 1917, professor, head department machine design, 1924-1956.

      On leave from Kansas State College to subsurface ordnance Naval Ordnance Laboratory, White Oak, Maryland., 1944-1945, summers, 1948-1952, 54. Now with University of Illinois program in India. Registered profile engineer, Kansas.

    Works

    • Author: Rail Steel Reinforcement Bars (with F. Burgraf), 1931. Principles of Mechanism, 1934.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Engineering Education, Kansas Engineering Society, Naval Ordnance Laboratory Technology Reserve, Delta Sigma Phi, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau, Pi Tau Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Marion Margaret Thomas, March 15, 1917.
    • father: Fredrick William Pearce
    • mother: Margaret Atchison (McKenzie) Pearce
    • spouse: Marion Margaret Thomas
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    Born March 6, 1891
    Died March 11, 1967
    (aged 76)
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