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Clarence Francis Kelly

government official.

Clarence Francis Kelly, American government official. Recipient Cyrus Hall McCormick medal American Society Agricultural Engineers, 1963. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Fellow American Society Agricultural Engineers (president 1972-1973); member International Society Biometeorology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Academy Engineering; Club: Commonwealth (San Francisco).

Background

Kelly, Clarence Francis was born on October 18, 1906 in Lawton, North Dakota, United States. Son of Alfred Ernest and Christine (Vobayda) Kelly.

Education

Bachelor of Science, North Dakota State University, 1931. Master of Science, 1933, Honorary Doctor of Science, 1963.

Career

1 son, Robert Ernest. Engineer Illinois Department Conservation, 1933-1935. With Bureau Agricultural Engineering, United States Department of Agriculture, 1936-1950.

Agricultural engineer Cooperative State Research Service, 1972-1973. Lecturer, associate agricultural engineer University of California, 1950-1958, professor agricultural engineer, 1950-1972, director California Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965-1972.

Membership

Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow American Society Agricultural Engineers (president 1972-1973). Member International Society Biometeorology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Academy Engineering.

Club: Commonwealth (San Francisco).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Jamison, November 4, 1937.

father:
Alfred Ernest Kelly

mother:
Christine (Vobayda) Kelly

spouse:
Elizabeth Jamison