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Carl Whitmore

Carl Whitmore, American executive. Member American Institute Elec. Engineers, Newcomen Society, New York State Chamber of Commerce. (vice president), Chi Psi.

Background

  • Whitmore, Carl was born on September 27, 1884 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Welles and Bertha (Nusbaumer) Whitmore.

  • Education

    • Student of University California, 1904-1908.

    Career

    • Fieldman Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company, San Francisco, 1911-1913, engineer Portland, Oregon, 1913-1921, div. plant superintendent, 1921-1923. Division superintendent installation, Western Electric Company, San Francisco, 1923-1926, general superintendent installation in Chicago, 1926-1927, general manager installation in New York, 1927-1935. General plant manager, New York Telephone Сompany, Albany, New York, 1935-1936, vice president and general manager in Long Island, 1936-1940, vice president personnel, 1940-1941, operating vice president 1941-1944, president, 1944-1949, chairman, since 1949.

      President, director Empire City Subway Limited company. Director Holmes Elec. Protective Company; trustee Brooklyn Saving Bank, United Hospital Fund of New York, Brooklyn Hospital, Brooklyn bureau of Social Service.

      Director United Service Organizations, nat. campaign chairman, 1947. Director Commerce and Industry Association of New York, New York Convention and Visitors Bureau, New York Heart Association.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Elec. Engineers, Newcomen Society, New York State Chamber of Commerce. (vice president), Chi Psi.

    Clubs: Garden City Golf (New York).

    Connections

    • Married Elma Edwards, August 24, 1911. Children: Jane (Mistress.
    • father: Welles Whitmore
    • mother: Bertha (Nusbaumer) Whitmore
    • spouse: Elma Edwards
    • child: Jane (Mrs Whitmore
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    Born September 27, 1884
    Died October 13, 1958
    (aged 74)
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