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Sparhawk, George Francis, 1863-1944



  • Existence: 1863 - 1944


George Francis Sparhawk was born on September 15, 1863 in Randolph, Vermont. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1889 and from the Thayer School of Engineering in 1891. He began his professional life shortly thereafter primarily in steel structures including skyscrapers and mill buildings for large steel working plants. From 1896-1931, Sparhawk was a structural engineer for the American Bridge Company. After retirement, he got involved with life insurance. He died on May 3, 1944.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

George F. Sparhawk papers

Identifier: MS-509
Date(s): 1877 to 1893

George Francis Sparhawk (1863-1944), structural engineer. Dartmouth College Class of 1889. The collection contains bills and receipts, essays and Latin translations, correspondence, account book, memorandum book, and notebook. The material primarily documents his college career.

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