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Abraham Lincoln Artman Himmelwright

civil engineer.

Abraham Lincoln Artman Himmelwright, American civil engineer. member American Society C. E., American Geography Society (life), National Geography Society, Chi Phi.; Club: Engineers’.

Background

Himmelwright, Abraham Lincoln Artman was born on February 7, 1865 in Milford Square, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Reller and Susan (Artman) Himmelwright.

Education

C.E., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1888.

Career

2d, Adeline Dagmar Neilson, Oakland, California, May 3, 1916. In railway engineering work, 1888-1890. In mining engineering, bituminous coal fields of Pennsylvania, 1891, and later extensively identified with limestone, granite and phosphate properties of the East and Florida.

Has made special study of fireproof construction and is a recognized authority on the subject. General manager Roebling Construction Company, 1895-1909. Consulting engineer, since 1909.

Works

  • Author: In the Heart of the Bitter Root Mountains, 1895. Tests of Fire Proof Construction, 1899. The San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, 1906.

    A Model Fire-Proof Farm House, 1913. Pistol and Revolver Shooting, 1914.

Membership

Member American Society C. E., American Geography Society (life), National Geography Society, Chi Phi. Club: Engineers’.

Connections

Married Harriet Sage Hamlin, of Albany, New York, January 21, 1895 (died, 1897).

father:
Charles Reller Himmelwright

mother:
Susan (Artman) Himmelwright

spouse:
Harriet Sage Hamlin