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Archer L. Jackson

business executive.

Archer L. Jackson, business executive. Served with United States Army as captain engineer corps, 1917-1919.; Member Western Society of Engineers, Associate General Contractors, Builder Association, Boy Scout Council (Evanston), Phi Kappa Sigma (member of national board since 1923, president, 1933-1939).

Background

Jackson, Archer L. was born on July 23, 1886 in Winchester, Indiana, United States. Son of Benjamin S. and Celina Florence (Harris) Jackson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in C.E., Purdue University, 1908.

Career

1 son, Archer L. Division engineer, C.B.&Q. R.R., 1908-1911. Engineer Marshall and Fox, Chicago, 1911-1916. Partner Robert S. De Golyer, architect and engineer, 1919-1922.

With Collins, Murphy and Jackson, builders, 1922-1928. President A. L. Jackson Company, contractors engrs., since 1928. Director Chicago Federal Savings and Loan Association since 1936.

Membership

Served with United States Army as captain engineer corps, 1917-1919. Member Western Society of Engineers, Associate General Contractors, Builder Association, Boy Scout Council (Evanston), Phi Kappa Sigma (member of national board since 1923, president, 1933-1939). Clubs: Builders, Illinois Athletic, Sunset Ridge Country.

Connections

Married Verna Marqus, November 10, 1924.

father:
Benjamin S. Jackson

mother:
Celina Florence (Harris) Jackson

spouse:
Verna Marqus