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William P. Snyder

William P. Snyder, American manufacturer executive. Member American Institute Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute.

Background

  • Snyder, William P. was born on August 8, 1888 in Pittsburgh. Son of William P. and Mary C. (Black) Snyder.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1910. Doctor of Laws, Waynesburg (Pennsylvania) College, 1958.

    Career

    • President, director Shenango Furnace Company, 1918-1957, chairman and director, since 1957. Chairman and director of Shenango-Penn Mold Company, 1927-1956. President, director Snyder Mining Company, Pittsburgh, since 1930.

      Chairman Crucible Steel Company of America, Pittsburgh, 1944-1959. Director Mellon National Bank & Trust Company President, director Allegheny General Hospital. Trustee U. Pittsburgh.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute. Clubs: Allegheny Country (Sewickley).

    Connections

    • Married Marie Elise Whitney, February 7, 1917. Children: William P. III, George Whitney.
    • father: William P. Snyder
    • mother: Mary C. (Black) Snyder
    • spouse: Marie Elise Whitney
    • children: William P. III Snyder
    • George Whitney Snyder
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    Born August 8, 1888
    Died June 12, 1967
    (aged 78)
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