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Richard Lewis Humphrey

engineer

Richard Lewis Humphrey, American engineer. member War Industries Board Republican.

Background

Humphrey, Richard Lewis was born on October 19, 1869 in Marblehead, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Richard Henry and Caroline (Curtis) Humphrey.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Central High School, Philadelphia, 1888, A.M., 1893. C.E., University of Pennsylvania, 1891.

Career

With Philadelphia Municipal Testing Laboratory, 1892-1899. Engineer and general manager Buckhorn Portland Cement Company, 1899-1903. Consulting expert for Pennsylvania Railroad Company and for other large corporations Engineer in charge Collective Portland Cement Exhibit and Model Testing Laboratory of Association American Portland Cement Manufacturers at St. Louis Exposition, 1904.

Has served as cement and concrete expert United States Geological Survey. Was member War Industries Board.

Membership

Member War Industries Board Republican.

Connections

Married Anna Kay Thompson, April.

father:
Richard Henry Humphrey

mother:
Caroline (Curtis) Humphrey

spouse:
Anna Kay Thompson