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manufacturer executive , Naval officer , traveler

Harold Gardiner Bowen, American naval officer, ring traveler manufacturer executive. member American Society of Mechanical Engineers Author: The Edison Effect.

Background

Bowen, Harold Gardiner was born on November 6, 1883 in Providence.

Career

Ensign United States Navy, 1907, advanced through grades to capt. Assistant chief Bureau Engineering, 1931, engr. Assistant to under-secretary navy and secretary navy, 1942-1947, dir.

Director Thomas Alva Edison Found. President United States Ring Traveler Company, since 1955.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Edison Effect. (with Charles F. Kettering) Short History of Technology.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers Author: The Edison Effect.

Connections

Married Margaret Edith Brownlie, September 27, 1911.

spouse:
Margaret Edith Brownlie