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Frank Caspar Wagner, American engineer.

Background

Wagner, Frank Caspar was born on October 5, 1864 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Son of William and Priscilla (Meller) Wagner.

Education

A.M., University of Michigan, 1884, Bachelor of Science, 1885. Doctor of Science, Rose Polytechnic Institute, 1924. Doctor of Engineering, University of Michigan, 1927.

Career

Engineering work with Thomson-Houston Electric Company, 1886-1889. Assistant Professor mechanic engineering, University of Michigan, 1890-1896. Associate professor steam engineering, 1896-1904, professor steam and electrical engineering, 1904-1920, professor mechanic engineering, 1920-1923, president, since 1923, Rose Polytechnic Institute.

Administrative engineer for Indiana of the United States Fuel Administration, 1918. Author: Notes on Applied Electricity, 1903. Home: Terre Haute, Ind.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Notes on Applied Electricity, 1903.

Connections

Married Mabel E. Peck, June 16, 1892. Children: Helen Ward (Mistress.

father:
William Wagner

mother:
Priscilla (Meller) Wagner

spouse:
Mabel E. Peck

child:
Helen Ward (Mrs Wagner