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Wolcott Le Clear Beard

engineer , author.

Wolcott Le Clear Beard, American engineer, author.

Background

Beard, Wolcott Le Clear was born on November 10, 1867 in New York, United States. Son of W.H. (artist, painter) and Carrie (Le Clear) B.

Education

Graduate Hobart College, Bachelor of Science, 1889, C.E., 1891.

Career

Was engaged in irrigation works in Arizona. First lieutenant 1st United States volunteer engrs. in 1898. Contributor of numerous stories to mags.

Held government position in Lingayen, province of Pangasinan, as civil engineer, supervisor and head of administrative bds. Commanded exploring expedition, Bolivian headwaters of Amazon. Author: Sand and Cactus, 1898 S3.

Address: Care Mistress W. H. Beard, Lyndhurst, New Jersey.

Works

  • Contributor of numerous stories to mags. Held government position in Lingayen, province of Pangasinan, as civil engineer, supervisor and head of administrative bds. Commanded exploring expedition, Bolivian headwaters of Amazon.

    Author: Sand and Cactus, 1898 S3.

Connections

Married New York, June, 1902, Gabriella Smyth.

father:
W.H. Beard

spouse:
New York