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Wylie Brown

Wylie Brown, business executive. Member Copper and Brass Research Association.


  • Brown, Wylie was born on December 20, 1877 in West Charlton, New York, United States. Son of Edward W. and Nannie (Fitzgerald) Brown.

  • Education

    • Graduate Riverview Military Academy. Mechanical Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1898.


    • Chairman board, director Phelps Dodge Copper Products Corporation 1932-1950. President and director Habirshaw Cable & Wire Corporation, British American Metals Company, Inc., British American Tube Company, Inc., American Copper Products Corporation. Director Phelps Dodge Corporation.

      Chairman of the Board Hydropress Corporation, 1952-1956.


    Member Copper and Brass Research Association. Clubs: Metropolitan, Union League, Cornell, Engineers, Recess, Wall Street (New York).


    • Married Dorothy K. Woodward, August 10, 1937.
    • father: Edward W. Brown
    • mother: Nannie (Fitzgerald) Brown
    • spouse: Dorothy K. Woodward
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    Born December 20, 1877
    Died March 15, 1960
    (aged 82)