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Henry Albert Pfisterer

educator , consultant engineer

Henry Albert Pfisterer, American educator, consultant engineer. Member Hamden Zoning and Planning Commission; Member Connecticut (past director), National societies professional engrs., American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute, Connecticut Society Civil Engineers.

Background

Pfisterer, Henry Albert was born on June 11, 1908 in Hyde Park, New York, United States. Son of Albert G. and Louise (Beck) Pfisterer.

Education

C.E., Cornell Univercity, 1929. Master of Arts (honorary), Yale, 1957.

Career

Instructor engineering Cornell Univercity, 1930-1933. Engineer National Park Service, 1934-1938, Wilcox & Erickson, 1939-1941. Assistant professor architecture Yale, 1941-1946, associate professor, 1946-1956, professor, 1956-1972.

Construction engineering, New Haven, 1941-1972. Partner Wilcox, Erickson & Pfisterer, 1941-1950. Owner Henry A. Pfisterer, construction engineering, 1951-1972.

Director New Haven Trap Rock Company.

Works

  • Author: (with Harold Dana Hauf) Design of Steel Buildings, 1949.

Membership

Member Hamden Zoning and Planning Commission. Member Connecticut (past director), National societies professional engrs., American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute, Connecticut Society Civil Engineers. Clubs: Quinnipiack.

Connections

Married Hortense Marchessault, August 26, 1939. Children: Carole E., Charles H. A. Engineer.

father:
Albert G. Pfisterer

mother:
Louise (Beck) Pfisterer

spouse:
Hortense Marchessault

children:
Carole E. Pfisterer

Charles H. A. Engr Pfisterer