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William Morton Kinney

engineer.

William Morton Kinney, American engineer. Member American Society Testing Materials, Western Society Engineers, American Road Builders’ Association; member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Background

Kinney, William Morton was born on March 3, 1885 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of William M. C. and Frances E. (Sollitt) Kinney.

Education

Mechanical Engineering, Lewis Institute, Chicago, 1906.

Career

Began as draftsman in Portland, Oregon, 1906. With Universal Portland Cement Company, 1907, engineer promotion bureau, 1914-1918. General manager and secretary Portland Cement Association, 1918-1930, vice president, general manager, secretary, 1930-1946, vice president (promotion and advertising), secretary, 1946-1949.

Membership

Member American Society Testing Materials, Western Society Engineers, American Road Builders’ Association. Member American Society of Civil Engineers. Clubs: Chicago Athletic Association, Skokie Country (Chicago.

Connections

Married Loretta M. Hollinger, February 2, 1914.

father:
William M. C. Kinney

mother:
Frances E. (Sollitt) Kinney

spouse:
Loretta M. Hollinger