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Darrah Corbet

Darrah Corbet, business executive. Member National Association of Manufacturers, Washington Metal Trades, Inc., Washington Employers, Inc., Yale Association Washington, Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Xi.; Mason (Shriner).

Background

  • Corbet, Darrah was born on November 19, 1884 in Brookville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Mary A. (Darrah) Corbet.

  • Education

    • Student Kiskiminetas Springs School, Saltsburg, Pennsylvania, 1899-1902. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1905, Mechanical Engineering, 1909.

    Career

    • Draughtsman Charles C. Moore & Company, San Francisco, 1906-1909, sales engineer, Seattle, 1909-1920, associate manager Seattle office, 1920-1929. President, director Smith Cannery Machines Company, Seattle, 1929, now chairman. Director Lakeview Cemetery Association.

      Secretary-treasurer, director Morden Machines Company, Portland, Oregon, since 1931. Director, member Executive Committee National Bank Commerce. Director Boeing Airplane Company, Marine bank corporation, Puget Sound Power & Light Company Director Seattle Symphony Orchestra Association.

    Membership

    Member National Association of Manufacturers, Washington Metal Trades, Inc., Washington Employers, Inc., Yale Association Washington, Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Xi. Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Rainier, Seattle Golf, Rotary, College, Monday.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine Trumbull, February 7, 1917 (deceased). Children: Darrah (deceased), Katherine (Mistress.
    • father: Charles Corbet
    • mother: Mary A. (Darrah) Corbet
    • spouse: Katherine Trumbull
    • children: Darrah Corbet (deceased)
    • Katherine (Mrs Corbet
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