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Herschel Sternlieb

Herschel Sternlieb, American textile designer. Active Maine Progressive. With United States Army, 1945-1947. Member Veterans for Peace.

Background

  • Sternlieb, Herschel was born on September 5, 1927 in Norwich, Connecticut, United States. Son of Joseph Israel and Rose Sternlieb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Synthetic Textiles, Lowell Technology Institute, 1951.

    Career

    • Inspector United States, Army Quartermaster, New York City, 1951-1953. Chief Executive Officer, president Huntington Products, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1954-1975. Chief operating officer, treasurer Merrimack Print Works, 1975-1976.

      Vice president marketing and sales W.S. Libbey Company, Lewiston, Maine, 1976-1986. Textile consultant Brunswick, since 1986.

    Works

    • Patentee hydroenhancing fabric, hydropatterning fabric, white blackout fabric, chain stitched fabric, fabric having sandwich structure, two face stitch bonded fabric, dimensionally stable fabric.

    Membership

    Active Maine Progressive. With United States Army, 1945-1947. Member Veterans for Peace.

    Personality

    Interests

    Creating double acrostics, writing fables.

    Connections

    • Married Selma Smith, April 3, 1960. Children: Joseph, Lisa, Janine.
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    Born September 5, 1927
    • 1951
      Lowell Technology Institute
    • 1951 - 1953
      Inspector United States
    • 1954 - 1975
      Chief Executive Officer, Huntington Products
      Lawrence, Kansas, United States
    • 1954 - 1975
      president, Huntington Products
      Lawrence, Kansas, United States
    • 1976 - 1986
      vice president, marketing and sales W.S. Libbey Company
      Lewiston, Maine, United States
    • 1986
      textile consultant, Brunswick