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Henry Laurence Gantt

mechanical engineer.

Henry Laurence Gantt, American mechanical engineer. Member American Society Mech. Engineers, Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Geography Society, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Gantt, Henry Laurence was born on May 20, 1861 in Calvert Company, Maryland, United States. Son of Virgil and Mary Jane (Steuart) Gantt.

Education

McDonogh School, Baltimore Company, Maryland. Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1880. Teacher, McDonogh School, 1880-1883.

Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1884.

Career

Mech. engineer, since 1884. Specializes in installing modern methods of manufacturing.

Works

  • Author: Work, Wages and Profits, 2d edition., 1913. Industrial Leadership, 1915. Organizing for Work, 1919.

Membership

Member American Society Mech. Engineers, Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Geography Society, Beta Theta Pi. Clubs: Engineers’, Machinery (New York,) Johns Hopkins (Baltimore).

Connections

Married Mary Eliza Snow, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, November 29, 1899.

father:
Virgil Gantt

mother:
Mary Jane (Steuart) Gantt

spouse:
Mary Eliza Snow