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mining engineer.

Richard Stanislaus Mccaffery, American mining engineer. Member. American Institute Mining Engineers, Canadian Mining Institute, American Chemical Society, Iron and Steel Institute, Society Promotion Engineering Education, American Foundrymens’ assosiation, New York Academy Sciences.

Background

Mccaffery, Richard Stanislaus was born on June 2, 1874 in New York, New York, United States. Son of Michael J. A. (A.M., Doctor of Laws), and Mary (Treacy) McC.

Education

Engineer of Mines, School of Mines (Columbia), 1896.

Career

Copper Corporation of Chile, Chanaral, Chile, 1900. Superintendent, 1901-1902, manager, 1905-1907, Santa Fe Gold & Copper Mining Company, San Pedro, New Mexico. Manager Salt Lake Copper Company, Utah, 1905-1907.

General superintendent Tintic Smelting Company, Silver City, Utah, 1908. Professor mining and metallurgy, University of Idaho, 1909-1914. Professor mining and metallurgy, University of Wisconsin, 1914-1941.

Now consulting metallurgical and mining engineer.

Membership

Member. American Institute Mining Engineers, Canadian Mining Institute, American Chemical Society, Iron and Steel Institute, Society Promotion Engineering Education, American Foundrymens’ assosiation, New York Academy Sciences.

Connections

Married Kathleen Kirwan, January 27, 1897. Children: Arthur L., Miriam, Richard S., Agatha G., Philip, John K. Superintendent.

father:
Michael J. A. Mccaffery

spouse:
Kathleen Kirwan

children:
Arthur L. Mccaffery

Miriam Mccaffery

Richard S. Mccaffery

Agatha G. Mccaffery

Philip Mccaffery

John K. Supt Mccaffery