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Luther Roberts Nash

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Luther Roberts Nash, American engineer. Member American Institute Elec. Engineers, Edison Electric Institute, American Gas Association, Chi Phi.

Background

Nash, Luther Roberts was born on January 22, 1871 in Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States. Son of John D. and Sarah J. (Holmes) Nash.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1894. S.M. Entertainment, Harvard, as of 1898.

Career

1 son, Frank Remington (deceased). With Stone & Webster, Inc., Boston, since 1895. Designing and constg. engineer, 1895-1904, manager public utilities, 1904-1908.

Appraisal engineer and rate expert, 1908-1919. Consultant on regulation, rates, taxation, depreciation public relations, 1919-1932. Vice president Stone & Webster Engineering Corporation, in charge appraisals and rate Webster Engineering Corporation, in charge appraisals and rate investigations, 1933-1937, construction engineering since 1937.

President Acorn Press, Inc., since 1938. Lecturer at Massachusetts Institute Technology, Harvard and Massachusetts Department of Education.

Works

  • Author: Economics of Public Utilities, 1931, Public Utility Rate Structures, 1933. Also monographs and papers on utility and economic subjects.

Membership

Member American Institute Elec. Engineers, Edison Electric Institute, American Gas Association, Chi Phi. Clubs: Silver Spring Country, Lions.

Connections

Married Bonnibel Remington, of Boston, Massachusetts, October 15, 1896.

father:
John D. Nash

mother:
Sarah J. (Holmes) Nash

spouse:
Bonnibel Remington