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Walter Ervin Burton

Walter Ervin Burton, American writer. Achievements include patents in field.

Background

  • Burton, Walter Ervin was born on November 18, 1903 in McMechen, West Virginia, United States. Son of David William and Mary Lucinda (Yoho) Burton.

  • Education

    • Student, University Akron, 1922—1923. Student, Johns Hopkins University, 1923—1924. Student, Johns Hopkins University, 1927—1928.

    Career

    • Editorial staff Evening Times, Times-Press, Herald Public Company, Akron, 1922—1923, 1924—1927. Member National Association Home and Workshop Writers.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents in field.

    Works

    • Engineering with Rubber
    • Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

    Connections

    • father: David William Burton
    • mother: Mary Lucinda (Yoho) Burton
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    Nationality
    • 1922 - 1923
      Editorial staff Evening Times
      Akron, Ohio, United States
    • 1924 - 1927
      Editorial staff Evening Times
      Akron, Ohio, United States