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Gwin Allison Whitney

engineer

Gwin Allison Whitney, American engineer.

Background

Whitney, Gwin Allison was born on June 4, 1893 in Superior, Wisconsin, United States. Son of William Allison Esther (Gwin) Whitney.

Education

Educated Northwestern Military and Naval Academy, Highland Park, Illinois, 1909-1912, Cascadilla Preparatory School, Ithaca, New York, 1912-1913, Cornell Univercity, 1913-1914.

Career

Construction engineer Whitney Brothers Company, Superior, Wisconsin, 1914-1915. Vice president same, Duluth, Minnesota, 1915-1918, president, 1918-1930. President Merritt-Chapman & Whitney Corporation, 1930-1932.

Vice president Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation, 1932-1933, president, since 1933. President and managing director Merritt-Chapman-Lindsay, Ltd. President and director American Construction Company, Whitney Corporation Home: New York, New York.

Connections

Married Charlotte Wilson, March 28, 1918. Children: James Wilson, William Allison, Gwin Richard.

father:
William Allison Esther (Gwin) Whitney. Whitney

spouse:
Charlotte Wilson

children:
James Wilson Whitney

William Allison Whitney

Gwin Richard Whitney