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corporation executive.

James Webb Dunham, American corporation executive. Member International Acetylene Association (past president). Compressed Gas Association (past president).

Background

Dunham, James Webb was born on May 14, 1905 in Danvers, Massachusetts, United States. Son of M. Keith and Jennie Putnam (Larrabee) Dunham.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1926.

Career

Engineer, Keith Dunham Company, Chicago, 1926-1933. Executive, director Chemetron Corporation (formerly National Cylinder Gas Company), 1933-1958, president, since 1960. President Holland Color & Chemical Company, Midwest Carbide Corporation.

Vice president Pan Geo Atlas Corporation, All-bright-Nell Company.

Membership

Member International Acetylene Association (past president). Compressed Gas Association (past president). Clubs: Chicago Athletic, Saddle and Cycle Tavern (Chicago), Knollwood (Lake Forest, Illinois).

Connections

Married Genevieve Clabaugh, November 8, 1941. Children: Carole, Diana, Keith.

father:
M. Keith Dunham

mother:
Jennie Putnam (Larrabee) Dunham

spouse:
Genevieve Clabaugh

children:
Carole Dunham

Diana Dunham

Keith Dunham