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Ossian Elmer CARR

city manager , manager

Ossian Elmer CARR, American City Manager. Member of American Society Civil Engineers; Masons 32°, Shrine.

Background

CARR, Ossian Elmer was born in 1876 in Saegertown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Alfred B. and Chloe (Stebbins) Carr.

Education

Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania.

Career

United States Coast and Geo. Survey, 1900-1902; Philippine Islands, 1905-1908. Engineering Computation, Seattle, 1908-1909.

Assistant Superintendent of Construction, Portland, Oregon, 1909-1911. Chief of Underground Survey, Cincinnati, 0., 1912-1914. City Manager, Cadillac, Michigan, 1914-1916, Niagara Falls, New York, 1916-1918, Springfield, O., 1918-1920, Dubuque, Iowa, 1920-1925, Fort Worth, Texas, 1925-1930.

Membership

Member of American Society Civil Engineers. Masons 32°, Shrine. Clubs: Fort Worth, University, Meadowbrook Country.

Connections

Spouse Nora B. Gentry, August 10, 1912, Cincinnati, O.

father:
Alfred Carr

mother:
Chloe (Stebbins) Carr

spouse:
Nora B. Gentry