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L. E. Hanley

L. E. Hanley, American mining executive. Member American Institute Mining & Metallurgical Engineers.


  • Hanley, L. E. was born on September 14, 1880 in Deadwood, South Dakota, United States. Son of Thomas F. and Hatiea (Higgins) Hanley.

  • Education

    • Student Wallace (Idaho) High School, Idaho, 1900.


    • Began as assistant assayer Standard Mining Company. Assayer Helena Frisco Mining Company. Became assayer, head office, general superintendent Hecla Mining Company, president and manager Hecla Mining Company until 1951, now Chairman of the Board.

      President Sullivan Mining Company. President Polaris Mining Сompany. Vice president Resurrection Mining Company.

      Director Coeur d’Alene Hardware & Foundry Company.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member American Institute Mining & Metallurgical Engineers. Clubs: Shosbone (Ida) Country.


    • Married Persis Bailey, November 9, 1911. Children: Frances, Jean, Thomas.
    • father: Thomas F. Hanley
    • mother: Hatiea (Higgins) Hanley
    • spouse: Persis Bailey
    • children: Frances Hanley
    • Jean Hanley
    • Thomas Hanley
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    Born September 14, 1880
    Died November 16, 1952
    (aged 72)