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George Franklin Bush

George Franklin Bush, American writer, publisher. Deacon Presbyterian Church; Member of American Society for Testing and Materials, Princeton Alumni Society, Princeton Engineering Society (founder, president), Harvard Engineering Society, Sigma Chi Alumni Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Bush, George Franklin was born on July 1, 1909 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frank Homer and Alvena (Hollenbach) Bush.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Lafayette College, 1932. Master in Engineering, 1934. Student, Harvard University, 1938.

      Master of Science in Engineering, University Pennsylvania, 1947.

    Career

    • Associate professor PrincetonU., New Jersey, 1942—1947. Founder, director George Bush Associates. Creators and manufacturers new science instruments Stonington, Maine, 1947—1975.

      Director, founder Maine Writers' Workshop, since 1969. Public literature quarterly LETTERS, since 1969. Public, owner Mainespring Press, since 1969.

    Works

    • Author: Pearls from My Oyster, 1986-1988, The Truth Fairy, 1988. Contributor chapters to books to professional journals.

    Membership

    Deacon Presbyterian Church. Member of American Society for Testing and Materials, Princeton Alumni Society, Princeton Engineering Society (founder, president), Harvard Engineering Society, Sigma Chi Alumni Society, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Helma Nitzsche, June 12, 1939. Children: Helma Diedre, Penelope Polyelsa, Susan, George Christopher.
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    • 1932
      Lafayette College
    • 1938
      Harvard University
    • 1947
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1942 - 1947
      Associate, professor PrincetonU.
      New Jersey, United States
    • 1947 - 1975
      creators and manufacturers new science instruments Stonington
      Maine, United States
    • 1969
      director, s' Workshop
    • 1969
      founder Maine Writer, s' Workshop
    • 1969
      public literature quarterly LETTERS
    • 1969
      public
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