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George Henry Reed, American educator. Served as captain Chemical Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Member American Chemical Society, Illinois Academy Science, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Chi Sigma, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Reed, George Henry was born on December 21, 1905 in New York City. Son of Frederick George and Emma (Ohlsen) Reed.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Rochester, 1927. Master of Science, State University Iowa, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy., 1931.

Career

Instructor chemistry University of Illinois, 1931-1934, associate, 1934-1939. Associate professor of chemistry Knox College, 1939-1946, Abbott Foundation professor of chemistry, 1946-1956. Professor, chairman chemistry department Union College, Schenectady, 1956-1971, professor emeritus, from 1971-1975.

On sabbatical leave, 1963-1964.

Membership

Served as captain Chemical Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Chemical Society, Illinois Academy Science, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Chi Sigma, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Connections

Married Phyllis Jane Lee, February 1, 1936. Children: Frederick Lee, Patricia Lee.

father:
Frederick George Reed

mother:
Emma (Ohlsen) Reed

spouse:
Phyllis Jane Lee

children:
Frederick Lee Reed

Patricia Lee Reed