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writer , nickel company executive

Joseph Edwin Carter, American Former nickel company executive, writer. Patentee in field M C. Decorated Bronze Star; Recipient Gold Knight of Industry award National Management Association, 1965.


Carter, Joseph Edwin was born on April 3, 1915 in Jackson, Georgia, United States. Son of Charles Luther and Marilu (Holiman) Carter.


Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1937.


Metallurgist, International Nickel Company, Huntington, West Virginia, 1937-1940;various positions, International Nickel Company, 1940-1957;industrial relations manager, International Nickel Company, 1957-1958;general superintendent, International Nickel Company, 1958-1960;manufacturing manager, Huntington Alloy Products Division, 1960-1962;vice president manufacturing, Huntington Alloy Products Division, 1962-1967;executive vice president, Huntington Alloy Products Division, 1967-1970;president, Huntington Alloy Products Division, 1971;vice president, International Nickel Company Canada Ltd., New York City, 1971;executive vice president, International Nickel Company Canada Ltd., 1972-1973;president, International Nickel Company Canada Ltd., 1974-1977;also director. Chairman, chief Executive officer, International Cooperation Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1977-1980. Board directors Hamton Roads Public Company, Inc., Charlottesville, Virginia.


  • Patentee in field M C.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Living is Forever, 1990. Patentee in field.


Former member lay board St. Mary's Hospital. Past board directors Huntington Galleries, Huntington Pediatric Clinic. Served to major Army of the United States, 1942-1945.

Member American Chemical Society, West Virginia Manufacturers Association (president 1970-1971), Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Pi. Clubs: Guyan Country, Lake Sunapee Country. University (New York City).


Married Virginia Meredith Crickmer, April 8, 1939. Children: Joseph Charles, Virginia Ann (Mistress James Allan Colburn).

Charles Luther Carter

Marilu (Holiman) Carter

Virginia Meredith Crickmer

Joseph Charles Carter

Virginia Ann Carter (Mistress James Allan Colburn)