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Charles White Merrill

mining engineer

Charles White Merrill, American mining engineer. award 1967), Mining and Metall. Member of the United States delegations Tin Study Group Meetings, 1947-1953, United States Tin Mission to Malaya, 1951; Served as private first class, Tank corpus, United States army, 1918-1919; Member American Institute Mining Engineers (director 1955-1956, chairman mineral economics div. 1955-1956; Club: Cosmos (Washington).

Background

Merrill, Charles White was born on July 22, 1900 in La Crescenta, California, United States. Son of Samuel and Emilie (Scherb) Merrill.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Geology, Stanford, 1922, Engineer of Mines, 1924.

Career

In the United States and Mexico, 1924-1928. With United States Bureau Mines, San Francisco and Washington, 1928-1970, chief div. of minerals, Washington, 1955-1970. Associate Behre Dolbear & County, New York, 1970-1972.

Works

  • Author articles mining engineering, mineral economics, strategic minerals in government, professional and technical publications, journals.

Membership

Member of the United States delegations Tin Study Group Meetings, 1947-1953, United States Tin Mission to Malaya, 1951. Served as private first class, Tank corpus, United States army, 1918-1919. Member American Institute Mining Engineers (director 1955-1956, chairman mineral economics div.

1955-1956; Club: Cosmos (Washington).

Connections

Married Lillian M. Dobbel, August 15, 1925. Children: Lillian D. (Mistress.

father:
Samuel Merrill

mother:
Emilie (Scherb) Merrill

spouse:
Lillian M. Dobbel

child:
Lillian D. (Mrs Merrill