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Charles Henry Benjamin

engineer

Charles Henry Benjamin, American engineer.

Background

Benjamin, Charles Henry was born on August 29, 1856 in Patten, Maine, United States. Son of of Samuel E. and Ellen M. (Fairfield) B.

Education

Master of Engineering, University of Maine, 1881. (D.E., Case School, 1908).

Career

Instructor and professor mechanic engineering, University of Maine, 1880-1886. Mechanic engineer for McKay Machine Company, Boston, 1886-1889. Professor mechanic engineering, Case School Applied Science, 1889-1907.

Dean Engineering School, 1917-1921, director Engineering Experiment Station, Purdue University, now emeritus. Author: Modern American Machine Tools, 1906. Machine Design, 1906.

Steam Engine, 1909. Home: Lafayette, Ind.

Works

  • Author: Modern American Machine Tools, 1906. Machine Design, 1906. Steam Engine, 1909.

Connections

Married Cora L. Benson, August 17, 1879.

spouse:
Cora L. Benson