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Thomas Richard Mullen

Thomas Richard Mullen, industrialist. Member American Institute Steel Construction (director since 1934, treasurer,; member Executive Committee), Iron League New York (president since 1944), Academy Political Science, N.A.M.

Background

  • Mullen, Thomas Richard was born on April 2, 1893 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Thomas Richard and Elizabeth (Dellamore) Mullen.

  • Education

    • Student St. Michael’s Parochial School, Brooklyn, 1899-1908, Manual Training High School, Brooklyn, 1908-1910, night high school classes, 1910-1912. Doctor of Science (honorary), Lafayette College, 1951. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Muhlenberg College, 1955.

    Career

    • Entered structural steel fabricating industry as clerk, Levering & Garrigues, New York, New York, 1910-1916. Purchasing agent, Philadelphia office, The Austin Company, 1916-1918. Sales manager on formation Lehigh Structural Steel Company, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1919-1922, vice president in charge of sales, 1922-1933, treasurer and general manager, 1933-1944, president since 1944.

      President Lehigh Construction corporation since 1933, Utility Service corporation since 1933. Director Lehigh Valley Trust Company Trustee, Doctor Walter Kempner Foundation, Duke U. Development Campaign, Sacred Heart Hospital Allentown, Pennsylvania National associate Boys Club of America.

    Works

    • Author: (biography) Thomas R. Mullen, Junior, 1950.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Institute Steel Construction (director since 1934, treasurer. Member Executive Committee), Iron League New York (president since 1944), Academy Political Science, N.A.M. Clubs: Camp Fire of America (past treasurer and.

    Connections

    • Married Lillian Schetelig, February 22, 1919. Children: Thomas R. (died November.
    • father: Thomas Richard Mullen
    • mother: Elizabeth (Dellamore) Mullen
    • spouse: Lillian Schetelig
    • child: Thomas R. (died Nov Mullen
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    Born April 2, 1893
    Died December 2, 1958
    (aged 65)
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