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Francis S. Foote

civil engineer.

Francis S. Foote, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers; member American Railway Engineering Association Pacific Railway; Club, Delta Tau Delta, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi.; Club: Faculty.

Background

Foote, Francis S. was born on March 31, 1883 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Francis Seeley and Addie S. (Jameson) Foote.

Education

Engineer of Mines, School of Mines (Columbia), 1905.

Career

Engineer for Cumberland Mountain Coal & Timber Company, Dunlap, Tennessee, 1905, railroad location, Springdale Association, Louisville, Kentucky, 1905-1906. Assistant engineer, New York Central Railroad Company, 1906-1907. Assistant in сivil engineering, Columbia University, 1907-1910.

Instructor railway civil engineering, University of Illinois, 1910-1912. Associate professor railroad engring, 1912-1917, professor since 1917, director Surveying Camp, 1912-1941, University of California.

Works

  • Co-author (with Raymond E. Davis). Surveying Theory and Practice.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers. Member American Railway Engineering Association Pacific Railway. Club, Delta Tau Delta, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi.

Club: Faculty.

Connections

Married Margaret L. Kingsbury, July 15, 1913. Children: Elizabeth Luella (Mistress.

father:
Francis Seeley Foote

mother:
Addie S. (Jameson) Foote

spouse:
Margaret L. Kingsbury

child:
Elizabeth Luella (Mrs Foote