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Walter Graeme Eliot

civil engineer

Walter Graeme Eliot, American civil engineer. Member Company K, 7th Regiment, National Guard New York and of its victorious rifle teams of 1904, 05, 06.

Background

Eliot, Walter Graeme was born on November 16, 1857 in New York, United States. Son of Augustus G. (Doctor of Medicine and Elizabeth (Proctor) E.

Education

Engineer of Mines, Bachelor of Philosophy, Columbia, 1878, C.E., 1879, Doctor of Philosophy., 1882. Doctor of Laws, St. Francis Xavier College, 1892. Admitted to senior class, Harvard.

Career

Carlton James), Amory Vivion (United States of America), Van Cortlandt Stoutenburgh, Priscilla Alden. Inspector tenements, New York Health Department, 1877-1878. Judge, municipal, competitions, 1878-1880.

Sanitary engineer of health department, New York, 1880-1881. Engineering expert on water supply, 10th Census, 1881. General manager American Photo Litho.

Company, 1881-1882; secretary, auditor Westcott Express Company, 1884-1887. Editor and a proprietor University Magazine, 1890-1894. Assistant chemist, and inspector foods, health department, 1896-1898.

Active for 4 years in organization of milk interests of New York. On technical staff. department taxes and assessments, New York, 1898-1902. Assistant engineer topographical bureau, Borough of Queens, New York, 1902-1910, engineer in charge, 1910.

Commissioner parks, Borough of Queens, New York, 1911-1914. Author of 1st bill to license professional engrs. Appointed member of New York State Board of Licensing for Professional Engineers, term 1921-1930 (chairman 1925).

Works

  • Author of 1st bill to license professional engrs. Appointed member of New York State Board of Licensing for Professional Engineers, term 1921-1930 (chairman 1925).

Membership

Member Company K, 7th Regiment, National Guard New York and of its victorious rifle teams of 1904, 05, 06.

Connections

Married Maud Stoutenburgh, February 4, 1892. Children: Marion Elinor Viola (wife of Lieutenant.

father:
Augustus G. Eliot

spouse:
Maud Stoutenburgh

child:
Marion Elinor Viola (wife of Lt Eliot