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Herbert K. BISHOP

chief , Division of Construction

Herbert K. BISHOP, American Chief, Division of Construction. Member of American Society of C. Engineers; Mason. Club: Congressional Country (Washington).


BISHOP, Herbert K. was born on June 26, 1870 in Warsaw, New York, United States. Son of James A. and Castery G. (Keeney) Bishop.


High School, Warsaw, New York. Cornell University, Continuing Education, 1893.


New York Assistant Engineer, New York State Canals and Engineer in charge of surveys and construction, 1895-1899. Expert, New York State Highway Department, 1907-1909. Chief Engineer, Hawaii Loan Fund Committee, 1911-1912.

Superintendent of Public Works, Hawaii, 1912-1913. District Engineer, United States Public Roads, Washington, District of Columbia, 1916-1918. Chief Engineer, Indiana State Highway’ Commission, 1918-1921.

Chief Division of Construction, United States Bureau of Public Roads, since 1921.


Member of American Society of C. Engineers. Mason. Club: Congressional Country (Washington).


Spouse Anna S. Tubbs, September 1899, Fairport.