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Wylie Whitfield Mitchell

city official , engineering , society official

Wylie Whitfield Mitchell, American city official, engineering, society official. Recipient Phoenix award City of Atlanta, 1964, Georgian award Georgia Plumbing Inspectors, 1967.

Background

Mitchell, Wylie Whitfield was born on October 18, 1912 in Lithonia, Georgia, United States. Son of Henry Whitfield and Sarah Celia (Smith) Mitchell.

Education

Graduate pub.

Career

Registered profile engineer, Georgia Self employed, 1940-1946. General superintendent Whitehead Plumbing Company, Atlanta, 1946-1950. Chief plumbing inspector City of Atlanta, from 1950.

Consultant plumbing and air conditioning engineer. Plumbing-heating code consultant. Instructor code enforcements apprenticeship training programs U. Georgia.

Membership

Member National Hospital Standards Committee, from 1969. Member Georgia Examining Board Plumbers, from 1970. Member American Society Sanitary Engineers (international president 1972-1974, Henry B. Davis award 1970), Building Officials American International (chairman plumbing code from 1968, Walker S. Lee award 1973, Executive Committee 1974), Georgia Plumbing Inspectors Association (founder 1964, president 1964-1966, director from 1966).

Connections

Married Iva Jean Roberts, June 12, 1937. Children: Wylene (Mistress.

father:
Henry Whitfield Mitchell

mother:
Sarah Celia (Smith) Mitchell

spouse:
Iva Jean Roberts

child:
Wylene (Mrs Mitchell