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Coleman Sellers

engineer

Coleman Sellers, American engineer.

Background

Sellers, Coleman was born on September 5, 1852 in Cincinnati. Son of Coleman and Cornelia (Wells) Sellers.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1873, Master of Science, 1876. Special studies mechanic engineering in works of Wm. Sellers & Company, Philadelphia.

Career

Assistant manager, 1886-1902, engineer, 1902-1919. and president, since 1919, Wm. Sellers & Company, Inc. One of Pennsylvania commissioner of navigation for River Delaware, since 1907.

President Philadelphia Chamber Commerce, 1908-1912. Home: Philadelphia, Pa.

Connections

Married Helen Graham Jackson, June 3, 1880.

father:
Coleman Sellers

mother:
Cornelia (Wells) Sellers

spouse:
Helen Graham Jackson