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Perry Galbraith Harrison

mining engineer

Perry Galbraith Harrison, American mining engineer. Member American Iron and Steel Institute, American Mining Congress, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers.

Background

Harrison, Perry Galbraith was born on March 6, 1885 in Minneapolis. Son of Hugh and Teresa V. (Scott) Harrison.

Education

Student Columbia, 1909-1910. Engineer of Mines, Michigan College Mines, 1909.

Career

1 son, Hugh Howard; married second, Virginia Climo, 1955. Mining engineer Meriden Iron Company, 1911-1914. Superintendent National Mines Company, 1911-1917.

Construction engineering, geologist with H. V. Winchell, 1917-1920. General superintendent Campania Minera del Misrasol, Mexico, 1921. General manager Portland Gold Mining Company, 1922.

Mine superintendent Smuggler Union, 1923. General manager Cusi Mining Company, 1924-1927, North Range Mining Company, 1927-1937. General manager Evergreen Mines Company, 1927-1946, president, 1937-1946.

Vice-president, director Hanna Coal & Ore Corporation since 1946 (also subsidiaries). Ore sales manager M. A. Hanna Company, Cleveland, 1946-1957, now iron ore consultant. Director Wheeling Steel Corporation.

Membership

Member American Iron and Steel Institute, American Mining Congress, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers. Clubs: Kitchi Gammi (Duluth).

Connections

Married Alice L. Smith, 1917 (deceased).; married second, Virginia Climo, 1955.

father:
Hugh Harrison

mother:
Teresa V. (Scott) Harrison

spouses:
Alice L. Smith

Virginia Climo