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Harold Linder Pope

mechanical engineer

Harold Linder Pope, American mechanical engineer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Institution Automobile Engineers (England).; Mason.

Background

Pope, Harold Linder was born on November 5, 1879 in Newton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Colonel Albert A. and Abby (Linder) Pope.

Education

Graduate Peekskill (New York) Military Academy, 1898. Graduate Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1902.

Career

Assistant superintendent John T. Robinson & Company, Hyde Park, Massachusetts, makers Pope-Robinson automobiles, 1902-1903. Designer and engineer Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, Connecticut, makers Pope-Hartford automobiles, 1903-1905. Manager Pope Manufacturing Company, Hagerstown, Maryland., makers Pope-Tribune automobiles and bicycles, 1905-1907.

Manager and engineer Pope Motor Car Company, Toledo, O., makers Opoe-Toledo automobiles, 1907-1909. Manager for Willis-Overland Automobile Company, Toledo, O., June-September 1909. Chief engineer Matheson Automobile Company, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1909-1910.

Manager and engineer West Works, The Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, in direct charge of truck department, September, 1910-September, 1914. Works manager Ferro Machine & Foundry Company, Cleveland, 1914-1916. Factory manager and engineer Wright-Martin Aircraft Corporation, New York City, September 1916-September 1917.

Vice-president and factory manager Wright-Martin Aircraft Corporation of California, Los Angeles, from 1917.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Institution Automobile Engineers (England). Mason.; Clubs: Engineers (New York).

Connections

Married Clara Hinckley, March 17, 1901.

father:
Colonel Albert A. Pope

mother:
Abby (Linder) Pope

spouse:
Clara Hinckley