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AIST Past Presidents

Biography posted is current as of the year of Presidency

Terry G. Fedor II

2013–2014 • Vice President, U.S. iron ore for Cliffs Natural Resources

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Dr. Kent D. Peaslee

2012–2013 •  F. Kenneth Iverson Steelmaking Chair,  Missouri University of Science & Technology

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►In Memorium: 2012-2013 AIST President
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Mr. R. Joseph Stratman

2011 Executive Vice President,  Nucor Corporation

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Mr. William P. Breedlove

2010 –2011  •  CEO,  Quality Magnetite, LLC

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Mr. Anthony R. Bridge

Vice President, Engineering & Technology  •  U. S. Steel

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Mr. Andrew S. Harshaw

2008–2009 •  Executive Vice Presiden,  ArcelorMittal USA

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Mr. Charles J. Messina

AIST President 2007  

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Mr. Richard P. Teets

AIST President 2006  •  EVP/President and COO - Steel Operations,  Steel Dynamics Inc.

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Mr. Richard E. O'Hara

AIST President 2005  •  REO Consulting LLC.

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Mr. Thomas C. Graham

Hotwork USA LLC

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Mr. William P. Barker

ISS/AIST President 2003  •  Retired  •  Worthington Specialty Processing

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Mr. Joseph A. Rutkowski

AISE President 2003

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Mr. Ian Sadler

ISS President 2002  • President,  MCC International Inc.

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Mr. Thomas W. Goettge

AISE President 2002  •  Retired  •  U. S. Steel

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Mr. Edward M. O'Donnell

ISS President 2001  •  Retired  •  U. S. Steel - Gary Works

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Mr. J. Norman Lockington

AISE President 2001  •  Retired

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Mr. Alan W. Cramb

ISS President 2000  •  Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs,  Illinois Institute of Technology

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Mr. James F. Walsh

AISE President 2000  •  Site Manager,  Horsehead Recycling

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Mr. Michael D. Sullivan

ISS President 1999  •  Managing Member,  Ironmaster, LLC

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Mr. R. Lee Sholley

AISE President 1999  •  Retired  •  The Timken Company

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Mr. Robert J. Jones

ISS President 1998

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Mr. Rodney B. Mott

AISE President 1998  •  Retired

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Mr. Timothy Lewis

AISE President 1997  •  Retired  

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Mr. J. Douglas Ashton

ISS President 1997 • Vice President, Materials Technologies • Bodycote Materials Testing Canada

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Mr.  John H. Scheel

ISS President 1996  •  Chief Operating Officer,  Pinnacle Steel LLC  

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Mr. Bernard J. Fedak

AISE President 1996  •  Vice President, Operations,  Kvaerner North American Construction Inc.  

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Mr.  James T. Anderson

AISE President 1995  •  Senior Program Analyst, Kent State University

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Dr. J. Keith Brimacombe

ISS President 1995 • Alcan Chair, University of British Columbia

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Mr. Harry E. Follwell

ISS President 1994  •  Retired

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Mr. John M. Farley

AISE President 1994  •  Retired

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Mr. Delmar R. Rediger

AISE President 1993  •  Retired, Inland Steel Bar Company

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Mr. Grant P. Schneider

ISS President 1993  •  Warwick Associates

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Dr. Frank A. Hultgren

ISS President 1992  •  Proprietor,  Metals & Management

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Mr. Guy Monaco

AISE President 1992  •  Retired, Steltech

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Mr. William P. Gano

AISE President 1991  •  Retired • Vice Chairman

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Mr. John E. Holditch

ISS President 1991  •  Retired • Dofasco

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Dr. Richard J. Fruehan

ISS President 1990  •  Professor,  Carnegie Mellon University

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Mr. Thomas J. Usher

AISE President 1990  •  Retired Chairman Of The Board, U. S. Steel

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Mr. Vincent J. Pongia

AISE President 1989  •  President, V. J. Pongia & Associates

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Mr. James W. Brown

ISS President 1989  •  Retired

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Mr. Leonard G. Nelson

ISS President 1988  •  Consultant,  LGN Associates L.L.C.

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Mr. Paul N. Wigton

AISE President 1988

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Dr. Gerald J. Roe

ISS President 1987  •  Metallurgist

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Mr. John G. Roberts

AISE President 1987  •  Distinguished Lecturer in Management, University of South Carolina

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Mr. G. Hugh Walker

ISS President 1986

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Mr. Gordon H. Gerdt

AISE President 1986  •  Retired • Inland Steel

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Mr. David H. Samson

AISE President 1985  •  Retired • Dofasco

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Dr. Alexander McLean

ISS President 1985  •  Professor Emeritus, University of Toronto

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Mr. James T. Bradford

AISE President 1984  •  Retired • USX

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Mr. R. Brower

ISS President 1984

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Mr. Joseph G. Dickinson

AISE President 1983  •  Retired From Joseph G. Dickinson

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Mr. Howard N. Hubbard

ISS President 1983  •  President,  H. N. Hubbard Consultants & Engineers

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Mr. J. S. Anslow

ISS President 1982

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Mr. Robert D. McBride

AISE President 1982  •  Chairman,  McLouth Steel

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Mr. Alfred B. Glossbrenner

AISE President 1981  •  Retired

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Mr. Norman T. Mills

ISS President 1981  •  President,  ISCON, Inc.

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Mr. Francis D. Nelson

ISS President 1980

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Mr. Robert W. Engelbert

AISE President 1980  •  Retired • Republic Steel

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Mr. Harold W. Miller

AISE President 1979

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Mr. Edmond J. Whittenberger

ISS President 1979

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Mr. Arthur Marcantonio

ISS President 1978  •  Consultant

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Mr. Wallace M. Rankin

AISE President 1978  •  Manager,  Armco Steel Corporation

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Mr. Edward J. Ostrowski

ISS President 1977  •  Retired

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Mr. George A. Jedenoff

AISE President 1977  • Retired

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Mr. Richard M. Hurd

AISE President 1976

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Mr. Harry L. Bishop

ISS President 1976  •  Consultant

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Mr. William H. Wise

ISS President 1975  •  Chairman,  Metal Sciences, Inc.

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Mr. George A. Ferris

AISE President 1975

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Mr. Melvin E. Nickel

ISS President 1974  •  President,  Melvin E. Nickel & Associates

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Mr. Oreal J. Crepeau

AISE President 1974  •  General Manager,  Inland Steel Company

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Mr. Thomas A. Cleary

AISE President 1973  •  President,  Cleary Consulting Co.

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Mr. Reynold C. MacDonald

AISE President 1972  •  Director Consultant,  Acme Metals Incorporated

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Mr.  William P. Hill

AISE President 1971   

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Mr. R. W. Holman

AISE President 1970  •  General Manager,  U. S. Steel Corporation

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Mr. D. O. Davis

AISE President 1969   

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Mr. William P. Smith

AISE President 1968

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Mr. Robert A. Kraus

AISE President 1967  •  Corporation Chief Engineer,  Republic Steel Corporation

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Mr. J. L. Laidlaw

AISE President 1966  •  Manager Engineering & Construction,  Algoma Steel Corporation

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Mr. M. B. Antrim

AISE President 1965  •  Manager of Engineering & Construction,  Lukens Steel Company

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Mr. Norman C. Michels

AISE President 1964  •  VP Long Range Facility Planning,  U. S. Steel Corporation

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Mr. H. Russell Knust

AISE President 1963  •  Assistant General Manager,  Bethlehem Steel Sparrows Point

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Mr.  Harry L. Jenter

AISE President 1962 • Vice President Operations, American Steel & Wire Division of U. S. Steel Corporation

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Mr. C. E. Pritchard

AISE President 1961  •  General Superintendent of Mills,  Alan Wood Steel Company

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Mr. S. C. Read

AISE President 1960  •  Director Construction & Maintenance,  Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation

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Mr. Emil Kern

AISE President 1959  •  Vice President of Engineering,  Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation

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Mr. Leonard Larson

AISE President 1958  •  Chief Engineer,  Republic Steel Corporation Cleveland Works

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Mr.  James D. O'Roark

AISE President 1957  •  Assistant Manager,  Weirton Steel Company

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Mr. W. H. Collison

AISE President 1956  •  Plant Superintendent,  Great Lakes Steel Corporation

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Mr. John H. Vohr

AISE President 1955  •  General Superintendent,  U. S. Steel Corporation

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Mr. Eric L. Anderson

AISE President 1954  •  Superintendent Electrical Department,  Bethlehem Steel Company

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Mr. John L. Young

AISE President 1953  •  Vice President Engineering,  U. S. Steel Corporation

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Mr. I. N. Tull

AISE President 1952  •  Electrical Superintendent,  Republic Steel Corporation

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Mr. John F. Black

AISE President 1951  •  Asst General Superintendent,  Youngstown Sheet & Tube Company

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Mr. Albert S. Glossbrenner

AISE President 1950  •  Asst Vice President of Operations,  Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co.

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Mr. C. H. Williams

AISE President 1949  •  Chief Engineer,  Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corp.

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Mr. A. J. Fisher

AISE President 1948  •  Assistant Chief Engineer of Construction,  Bethlehem Steel Company

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Mr. Loyal R. Milburn

AISE President 1947  •  Electrical Engineer,  Great Lakes Steel Corporation

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Mr. Freeman H. Dyke

AISE President 1946  •  Assistant General Manager,  Wheeling Steel Corp.

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Mr. J. L. Miller

AISE President 1945  •  Republic Steel Corp.

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Mr. Charles L. McGranahan

AISE President 1944  •  Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation

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Mr. Frank E. Flynn

AISE President 1943   

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Mr. Thomas E. Hughes

AISE President 1942   

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Mr. William A. Perry

AISE President 1941    

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Mr. J. A. Clauss

AISE President 1940

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Mr. C. Clarke Wales

AISE President 1939  

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Mr. L. F. Coffin

AISE President 1938      

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Mr. Herbert G. R. Bennett

AISE President 1937  •  Assistant General Superintendent,  Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corporation

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Mr. G. R. Carroll

AISE President 1936  •  Electrical Superintendent,  Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation

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Mr. Walter H. Burr

AISE President 1935  •  Electrical & Mechanical Superintendent,  Lukens Steel Company

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Mr. W. E. Miller

AISE President 1934   

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Mr. J. D. Donovan

AISE President 1933  •  Electrical & Mechanical Superintendent,  Republic Steel Corporation

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Mr. J. J. Booth

AISE President 1932  •  Electrical Superintendent,  National Tube Co.

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Mr. Fred O. Schnure

AISE President 1931  •  Electrical Superintendent,  Bethlehem Steel Co., Sparrows Point

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Mr. F. W. Cramer

AISE President 1930  •  Chief Electrical Engineer,  Republic Steel Corporation

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Mr. C. S. Proudfoot

AISE President 1929  •  General Manager,  Vanadium Corp. of America

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Mr. A. J. Standing

AISE President 1928    

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Mr. S. S. Wales

AISE President 1927  

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Mr. G. H. Schaeffer

AISE President 1926     

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Mr. A. C. Cummins

AISE President 1925  

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Mr. R. S. Shoemaker

AISE President 1924  

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Mr. R. B. Gerhardt

AISE President 1923

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Mr. W. S. Hall

AISE President 1922

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Mr. E. S. Jefferies

AISE President 1921

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Mr. B. W. Gilson

AISE President 1920  •  Carnegie Steel Company

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Mr. D. M. Petty

AISE President 1919  •  Bethlehem Steel Company

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Mr. C. A. Menk

AISE President 1918  •  Carnegie Steel Company

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Mr. F. D. Egan

AISE President 1917  •  Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Foundries Co.

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Mr. W. T. Snyder

AISE President 1916  •  Superintendent Power & Con.,  National Tube Company

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Mr. O. R. Jones

AISE President 1915

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Mr. E. Friedlander

AISE President 1914

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Mr. C. W. Parkhurst

AISE President 1913

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Mr. B. R. Shover

ISE President 1912

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Mr. L. R. Palmer

AISE President 1911  •  Jones & Laughlin Steel Company

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Mr. F. P. Townsend

AISE President 1910

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Mr. John C. Reed

AISE President 1909  •  Electrical Superintendent, Bethlehem Steel Company

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Mr. James Farrington

AISE President 1908  •  Electrical Superintendent,  Wheeling Steel Corp.

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