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mining engineer , geologist.

Charles Edward Hall, American mining engineer, geologist. Member American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Academy Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, American Association for the Advancement of Science Wrote reports on the geology of the Philadelphia District.

Background

Hall, Charles Edward was born on August 12, 1852 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Professor James H. (geologist).

Education

Educated Albany Academy and Feldkirch-Voralberg, Tyrol, Austria. Special studies in geology, chemistry, mineralogy, physics, engineering, mining, etc., at Munich, Bavaria.

Career

Assistant in charge geological survey of Texas, 1873. In charge Eastern (Philadelphia) District. Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, 1875-1883.

Removed to City of Mexico.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Academy Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, American Association for the Advancement of Science Wrote reports on the geology of the Philadelphia District.

Connections

father:
Professor James H. Hall