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James Lyman Bingham

association executive.

James Lyman Bingham, American association executive. Served as Lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1918, General manager track and field athletics Olympic Games Los Angeles, 1932; member advising committee New York World’s Fair; Member Sigma Phi Epsilon.; Mason (Shriner).

Background

Bingham, James Lyman was born on February 25, 1892 in Brookfield, Missouri, United States. Son of Lyman and Carrie Elizabeth (Van Brunt) Bingham.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Denver, 1916.

Career

Instructor Loveland (Colorado) High School, 1916-1917. Director athletics U. Denver, 1919-1930. Assistant to president Amateur Athletic Union United States, Chicago, 1930-1950.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1918, General manager track and field athletics Olympic Games Los Angeles, 1932. Member advising committee New York World’s Fair. Member Sigma Phi Epsilon.

Mason (Shriner).

Connections

Married Helen Hess Wright, August 20, 1919. Children: Barbara Ann, Betty Jean.

father:
Lyman Bingham

mother:
Carrie Elizabeth (Van Brunt) Bingham

spouse:
Helen Hess Wright

children:
Barbara Ann Bingham

Betty Jean Bingham