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Daniel Dwight Browning

Daniel Dwight Browning, American chemist, manufacturing executive, consultant. President Lancaster City School Board, 1964-1965. Served to Commander United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO. Member American Chemical Society, Lancaster Chamber of Commerce (director 1973-1976) Clubs: Hamilton, Lancaster Country, Rotary; Tucquan (Lancaster).

Background

  • Browning, Daniel Dwight was born on March 24, 1921 in New Albany, Mississippi, United States. Son of James Virgil and Eppie (Maddox) Browning.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Mississippi College, 1941. Postgraduate, University Pittsburgh, 1949.

    Career

    • Chemist E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Company, Memphis, 1941. Research fellow Mellon Institute, Pittsburgh, 1942-1944, 46-50. Research chemist Armstrong World Industries, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1950-1958, manager floor products research, 1958-1962, general manager building products research, 1962-1968, assistant director research, 1968-1976, vice president, director business information services, 1976-1981, vice president, director research, 1981-1986.

      Chairman, president Science Management Services Ltd., since 1986.

    Works

    • Patentee in field.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    President Lancaster City School Board, 1964-1965. Served to Commander United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO. Member American Chemical Society, Lancaster Chamber of Commerce (director 1973-1976) Clubs: Hamilton, Lancaster Country, Rotary. Tucquan (Lancaster).

    Connections

    • Married Harriet Nimick McKnight, November 28, 1946 (deceased November 1965). Children: Daniel, Paul, David. Married Nancy Ann Carlson, February 25, 1967.

      Children: Nancy, Thomas.
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    • 1941
      Mississippi College
    • 1949
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1941
      Chemist, E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Company
      Memphis, Tennessee, United States
    • 1942 - 1944
      research fellow, Mellon Institute
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1950 - 1958
      research chemist, Armstrong World Industries
      Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1986
      chairman, Science Management Services Limited
    • 1986
      president, Science Management Services Limited
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