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Paul A. Gow

mining engineer.

Paul A. Gow, American mining engineer. Member Sigma Nu, Tau Beta Pi.; Mason (32 degree, Shriner) Elk.

Background

Gow, Paul A. was born on June 6, 1883 in Fontanelle, Iowa, United States. Son of George L. and Laura Belle (Purviance) Gow.

Education

Engineer of Mines, Colorado School of Mines, 1907.

Career

Engineering department, Anaconda Copper Mining Company, 1907-1911. City engineer, Butte, Montana, 1911-1913, commissioner public works, 1913. Superintendent Pilot Butte Mining Company, 1913-1916.

General manager Tuolumne Copper Company, 1916-1926. General manager N. Butte Mining Company, 1926-1928, president since 1928. President Unity Gold Corporation.

Director, secretary and treasurer Community Gasoline Company. Trustee School District Northern 1, Butte, 1916-1919. President Butte Chamber of Commerce, 1919-1923.

Membership

Member Sigma Nu, Tau Beta Pi. Mason (32 degree, Shriner) Elk.

Connections

Married Gertrude Nelson, April. Children: Elizabeth Purviance (Mistress.

father:
George L. Gow

mother:
Laura Belle (Purviance) Gow

spouse:
Gertrude Nelson

child:
Elizabeth Purviance (Mrs Gow