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Lewis Rivers Sanderson

manufacturer executive

Lewis Rivers Sanderson, American manufacturer executive. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.

Background

Sanderson, Lewis Rivers was born on March 24, 1891 in Des Moines. Son of George Rivers and Alexandria (Lawrason) Sanderson.

Education

Engineering degree, Iowa State College, 1914.

Career

August 1960); 1 son, William R. Married second, Jean M. Arnold, February 2, 1961. Plant manager Atlantic Gypsum Company, Bronx, New York, 1927-1936.

Plant manager National Gypsum Company, Bronx, 1936-1942, dri. constm., reconversion, Buffalo, 1945-1948, vice president, 1948-1950, executive vice president, 1950-1951, president, 1951-1956, director, 1950-1956. General manager Bluebonnet Ordnance Plant, McGregor, Texas, 1942-1945. Board directors National Gypsum Company.

Membership

Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Mason.; Clubs: Buffalo, Country, Athletic (Buffalo).

Connections

Married Edith Richards, October 6, 1915 (deceased.; married second, Jean M. Arnold, February 2, 1961.

father:
George Rivers Sanderson

mother:
Alexandria (Lawrason) Sanderson

spouses:
Edith Richards

Jean M. Arnold