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Archie Trescott Colwell

consultant engineer.

Archie Trescott Colwell, American consultant engineer. Fellow Institute Aero. Sciences, Institute Mech. Engineers (England), Royal Aero Society (England); member Society Automotive Engineers (life, past president, chairman finance committee), Cleveland Engineering Society, Cleveland Technical Socs. Council (past president).

Background

Colwell, Archie Trescott was born on July 30, 1895 in Yankee Jims, California, United States. Son of George A. and Sarah (Jones) Colwell.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1918. Graduated from the United States Army Engineers School, 1920. England D. (honorary), Case Institute Technology, 1953.

Career

Began career as sales engineer Steel Products Company (later became Thompson Products, Inc., now named TRW, Inc.), 1922-1930, employed as chief engineer, 1930-1931, director of engineering, 1934-1937, director, from 1939, corporation vice president charge engineering, 1937-1960, consultant, 1960-1968. Director Rand Development Corporation, Ferro Corporation, Harris-Intertype Corporation Trustee, Fenn College.

Membership

Fellow Institute Aero. Sciences, Institute Mech. Engineers (England), Royal Aero Society (England).

Member Society Automotive Engineers (life, past president, chairman finance committee), Cleveland Engineering Society, Cleveland Technical Socs. Council (past president). Clubs: Union, Country, Pepper Pike (Cleveland).

Connections

Married Sallie M. Tuttle, September 23, 1920. Children: Marion (Mistress.

father:
George A. Colwell

mother:
Sarah (Jones) Colwell

spouse:
Sallie M. Tuttle

child:
Marion (Mrs Colwell