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Lewis Rivers Sanderson

Lewis Rivers Sanderson, American manufacturer executive. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.


  • Sanderson, Lewis Rivers was born on March 24, 1891 in Des Moines. Son of George Rivers and Alexandria (Lawrason) Sanderson.

  • Education

    • Engineering degree, Iowa State College, 1914.


    • August 1960); 1 son, William R. Married second, Jean M. Arnold, February 2, 1961. Plant manager Atlantic Gypsum Company, Bronx, New York, 1927-1936.

      Plant manager National Gypsum Company, Bronx, 1936-1942, dri. constm., reconversion, Buffalo, 1945-1948, vice president, 1948-1950, executive vice president, 1950-1951, president, 1951-1956, director, 1950-1956. General manager Bluebonnet Ordnance Plant, McGregor, Texas, 1942-1945. Board directors National Gypsum Company.


    Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Mason.; Clubs: Buffalo, Country, Athletic (Buffalo).


    • Married Edith Richards, October 6, 1915 (deceased.; married second, Jean M. Arnold, February 2, 1961.
    • father: George Rivers Sanderson
    • mother: Alexandria (Lawrason) Sanderson
    • spouses: Edith Richards
    • Jean M. Arnold
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    Born March 24, 1891
    Died January 21, 1964
    (aged 72)