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Carlos Hall Elmer

Carlos Hall Elmer, American publisher, photographer. Captain Army of the United States, l942-46, PTO. Fellow Society Motion Picture and television Engineers, Society Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, American Society Magazine Photographers.

Background

  • Elmer, Carlos Hall was born on July 22, 1920 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Charles Percival and Dorothy Winslow (Hall) Elmer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Arizona State University. Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1947.

    Career

    • Section head, assistant division head, division head United States Naval Ordnance Test Station (now United States Naval Weapons Center), China Lake, California, 1947-1957. Instrumentation salesman Traid Corporation, Encino and Glendale, 1957-1972, L-W International, Inc., Woodland Hills, Woodland Hills and Simi Valley, California, 1972-1990. Travel photographer, Kingman, Arizona, China lake, Scottsdale, Arizona, l940-93.

      Owner, manager Carlos Elmer Public Company Scottsdale and Kingman, l967-93. Chairman 9th International Congress on High-Speed Photography, Denver, l970.

    Works

    • Grand Canyon Country
    • Ground and Aerial Photos of the Grand Canyon - Nature's Masterpiece! Complimentary book from the Grand Canyon Airlines shows full color pictures of the scenic wonders viewed during their touring flights.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Captain Army of the United States, l942-46, PTO. Fellow Society Motion Picture and television Engineers, Society Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, American Society Magazine Photographers.

    Connections

    • Married Wilma Virginia Hudson, January 29, l943. Children: Frank Hudson, Elizabeth Anne.
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    Died May 22, 1993
    (aged 72)
    • 1947
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1957 - 1972
      instrumentation salesman Traid Corporation