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Nelson Addington Reed

manufacturing executive

Nelson Addington Reed, American manufacturing executive. Named Man of Year Newspaper Guild, St. Louis, 1965; decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart with Cluster, United States Army. Organizer Laclede's Landing, St. Louis, 1963; chairman Cahokia Society, St. Louis, 1963-1964. With infantry United States Army, 1944-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

Reed, Nelson Addington was born on April 6, 1926 in St. Louis. Son of Benjamin Everard and Anna Cornelia (Addington) Reed.

Education

Student, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1949. Student, Barnes Foundation, Marion, pennsylvania, 1948. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1949.

Career

Secretary, vice president Reed Rubber Company, St. Louis, since 1950. President Reed Rubber Products, since 1985. Member Illinois Archaeol.

Survey, Urbana, 1962-1968. Research associate Washington University, 1964-1975.

Works

book The Caste War of Yucatan [Revised Edition] book The Caste War of Yucatan book The Caste War of Yucatan [Revised Edition] by Reed, Nelson [Stanford University Press, 2002] (Paperback) Revised edition [Paperback] book The Caste War of Yucatan [Revised Edition] Revised edition by Reed, Nelson (2002) Paperback book La guerra de castas de Yucatan (Spanish Edition)

Membership

Organizer Laclede's Landing, St. Louis, 1963. Chairman Cahokia Society, St. Louis, 1963-1964. With infantry United States Army, 1944-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Connections

Married Juliette Octavie Deconinck, August 11, 1952. 1 child, Nelson Fairfax.