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Arthur Notman

mining engineer.

Arthur Notman, American mining engineer.


Notman, Arthur was born on April 28, 1883 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of George and Katherine Parker (Howard) Notman.


Educated Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, 1897-1899. Bachelor of Science, Harvard, 1903, Engineer of Mines, 1908. Graduate study, Columbia, 1905-1907.


Began career as mining engineer and geologist with Phelps Dodge Corporation, Arizona, 1908-1917, assistant general superintendent and general superintendent, Bisbee. Arizona, 1917-1922; consulting engineer in New York, since 1923. President and director Verde Exploration, Ltd.

Director New Jersey Zinc Company, San Manuel Copper Company, Campbell Chibougamau Mines, Limited, Magma Copper Company.


  • Editor: (chairman editorial committee) Copper Resources of the World. 1935. Contributor numerous articles to mining and metallurgical journals.


Member Harriman Mission and Mission for Economics Affairs in London, representing War Shipping Administration and Combined Production and Resources Board, 1942-1944. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers (past president), Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Society Economics Geologists, Academy Political Science, New York, American Academy Political Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Canadian Institute Mining and Metallurgy. Mason (32°).; Clubs: Harvard, University, Down Town Association, Mining, Richmond County.


Married Florence Hancock, April. Children: John Hancock, Arthur (deceased).

George Notman

Katherine Parker (Howard) Notman

Florence Hancock

John Hancock Notman

Arthur Notman (deceased)