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William P. Snyder

manufacturer executive

William P. Snyder, American manufacturer executive. Member American Institute Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute.

Background

Snyder, William P. was born on August 8, 1888 in Pittsburgh. Son of William P. and Mary C. (Black) Snyder.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1910. Doctor of Laws, Waynesburg (Pennsylvania) College, 1958.

Career

President, director Shenango Furnace Company, 1918-1957, chairman and director, since 1957. Chairman and director of Shenango-Penn Mold Company, 1927-1956. President, director Snyder Mining Company, Pittsburgh, since 1930.

Chairman Crucible Steel Company of America, Pittsburgh, 1944-1959. Director Mellon National Bank & Trust Company President, director Allegheny General Hospital. Trustee U. Pittsburgh.

Membership

Member American Institute Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute. Clubs: Allegheny Country (Sewickley).

Connections

Married Marie Elise Whitney, February 7, 1917. Children: William P. III, George Whitney.

father:
William P. Snyder

mother:
Mary C. (Black) Snyder

spouse:
Marie Elise Whitney

children:
William P. III Snyder

George Whitney Snyder