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Clarence Francis Kelly

Clarence Francis Kelly, American government official. Recipient Cyrus Hall McCormick medal American Society Agricultural Engineers, 1963. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Fellow American Society Agricultural Engineers (president 1972-1973); member International Society Biometeorology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Academy Engineering; Club: Commonwealth (San Francisco).

Background

  • Kelly, Clarence Francis was born on October 18, 1906 in Lawton, North Dakota, United States. Son of Alfred Ernest and Christine (Vobayda) Kelly.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, North Dakota State University, 1931. Master of Science, 1933, Honorary Doctor of Science, 1963.

    Career

    • 1 son, Robert Ernest. Engineer Illinois Department Conservation, 1933-1935. With Bureau Agricultural Engineering, United States Department of Agriculture, 1936-1950.

      Agricultural engineer Cooperative State Research Service, 1972-1973. Lecturer, associate agricultural engineer University of California, 1950-1958, professor agricultural engineer, 1950-1972, director California Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965-1972.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow American Society Agricultural Engineers (president 1972-1973). Member International Society Biometeorology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Academy Engineering.

    Club: Commonwealth (San Francisco).

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Jamison, November 4, 1937.
    • father: Alfred Ernest Kelly
    • mother: Christine (Vobayda) Kelly
    • spouse: Elizabeth Jamison
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    Born October 18, 1906
    Died March 5, 1976
    (aged 69)
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