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Charles Quinby Schlereth

mining engineer

Charles Quinby Schlereth, American mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Colorado Mining Association; Club: Denver.

Background

Schlereth, Charles Quinby was born on July 10, 1884 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Peter M. and Justina C. (Eberst) Schlereth.

Education

Engineer of Mines, Colorado State School of Mines, 1906.

Career

Successively chemist, surveyor, engineer, chief engineer Compania Minera de Penoles, Durango, Mexico, 1906-1911. Assistant manager Summit Copper Company, Globe, Arizona, 1911. Examining engineer Penoles Exploration Company, Mexico, 1911-1914.

Manager Bonanza Mines, Ltd., Nicaragua, 1914. Assistant general superintendent Ojuela Mines, Durango, Mexico, 1915, general superintendent, 1916-1917. Assistant general manager Mapimi Unit of Ojuela Mines, including lead smelter, arsenic plant, power plant and railway, 1917-1918.

General superintendent, subsidiaries of America Metal Company (9 metal mines, 2 coal mines), Monterrey, Mexico, 1918-1921. General manager San Francisco Mines of Mexico, Ltd., San Francisco del Oro, Mexico, 1921-1923. Construction engineering San Francisco Mines of Mexico and general consulting practice, New York, 1923-1924.

General manager Potosi Mining Company and Calera Mining Company, Chihuahua, Mexico, 1924-1925. Consultant practice Mexico, United States, Wales, Greece, Venezuela, Australia, etc., since 1925.

Membership

Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Colorado Mining Association. Club: Denver.

Connections

Married Florence Louise Barrett, January 12, 1915.

father:
Peter M. Schlereth

mother:
Justina C. (Eberst) Schlereth

spouse:
Florence Louise Barrett