Hamerschlag,  Arthur Arton

Hamerschlag, Arthur Arton

Male 1872 - 1927  (54 years)

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  • Name Hamerschlag, Arthur Arton 
    Alt. Birth 22 Nov 1867  Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Alt. Birth 22 Nov 1871  Sweet Water, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • reported on passport application
    Born 25 Nov 1872  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 223 Second St.,
    Gender Male 
    Birth Cert. 25 Nov 1872  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • #99463, father's occupation Wirt
      223 Second Street
    Occupation Between 1888 and 1892 
    • Engineering Field Work--U.S., Cuba, Mexico
    Education Jun 1889  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Graduate Of The Hebrew Technical Institute, 36 Stuyvesant St.
    Awarded Jun 1889  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • $50, Hebrew Technical Institute
    Occupation Between 1892 and 1904  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Superintendent, St. George's Evening Trade School
    Directory 1895  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 165 E. 116Th St.
    Occupation 1895  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Contractor, 26 Liberty St.
    Directory Between 1899 and 1900  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Electrician, 100 Maiden Lane h 113 W 133rd
    Census 1900  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 113 W. 133 rd St.

      Name: Fanny Hamerschlage
      [Fanny Hammschlage]
      [Fanny Hamerschlag]
      Age: 55
      Birth Date: Nov 1844
      Birthplace: Austria
      Home in 1900: Manhattan, New York, New York
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Immigration Year: 1868
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital status: Married
      Father's Birthplace: Austria
      Mother's Birthplace: Austria
      Mother: number of living children: 8
      Mother: How many children: 8

      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Fanny Hamerschlage 55
      Arthur Hamerschlage 26
      Martha Hamerschlage 25
      Roy P Hamerschlage 23
      Richard Hamerschlage 21
      Herbert Hamerschlage 14
      Katie Vicik 19
    Directory 1900  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • 113 W. 133Rd St.
    Directory 1901-1902  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • supplies, 41 Liberty & 246 Pearl, h 113 W. 133rd St
    Occupation Between 1903 and 1922  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • First President, Carnegie Mellon U.
    Occupation Between 1903 and 1922  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • President, Carnegie Institute Of Technology
    Occupation Bef 1904  Highland Falls, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Consulting Engineer, Highland Falls Evening Trade School
    Occupation Bef 1904  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Consulting Engineer, New York Trade School, Boys Prep Trade School
    Education 1907  [1
    • SC.D., Lehigh University
    Education 1907  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Western U. Of Pennsylvania
    Member 1908  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Pittsburgh Day Sesquicentennial Committee
    Census 1910  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Education 1912  Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Ll.D., Trinity College
    Member 1912  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Duquesne, Country, Pittsburgh Athletic Clubs
    Social Register 1912  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Prominent Families, Pittsburgh
    Residence 1912  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 404 Grant Blvd, Pittsburgh Bell 579 Schenley, Grant Blvd. was later renamed Bigelow Blvd.
    Education 1915  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Allegheny College
    Residence 1918  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • 4040 Bigelow Boulevard, Pittsburgh
    Census 1920  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 4040 Bigelow Blvd
    Education
    • Omaha And New York Public And Private Schools, Private Tutors
    Biography
    • Marquis Who's Who, Arthur Arton Hamerschlag
      Occupation: educator, engineer
      Born: Neb., Nov. 22, 1867
      Son of William and Francesca H. H.; ed. pub. schs., Omaha and New York, and pvt. tutors; ; married Elizabeth Ann Tollast, Dec. 23, 1901. In engring. field work U.S., Cuba, Mex., 1888-92; supt. St. George's Evening Trade Sch., New York, 1892-1904; pres. Carnegie Inst. Tech., Pittsburgh, 1903-22; dir. industrial research, Office of Maj. Gen. George W. Goethals; pres. Research Corp. New York, 1923-. Consulting engr. New York Trade Sch., Boys' Prep. Trade Sch., New York, Highland Falls Evening Trade Sch., etc., until 1904. During same period in independent practice as consulting elec. and mech. engr. for numerous corps. and industries; mem. Smoke and Dust Abatement League of Pittsburgh , Schenley Memorial Commn., Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce; mem. Internat. Jury of Award of Dept. of Edn., Pamana P.I. Expn., 1915. Home: Pittsburgh, Pa
      Death
      Died July 20, 1927.
      Arthur Arton Hamerschlag is in the following books :
      Who Was Who in America - Volume 1, 1897-1942
    Passport 4 Jan 1922  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Arthur A Hamerschlag
      Birth Date: 22 Nov 1871
      Birth Place: Sweet Water, Nebraska
      Residence: Pittsburgh, Penna
      Passport Issue Date: 4 Jan 1922
      Father Name: William Hamerschlag
      Father's Birth Location: Bohelma
      Father's Residence: Dead
      Passport Includes a Photo: Y
      Source: Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925
    Occupation 1923  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • President, Research Corp. Of New York
    Death Certificate 20 Jul 1927  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • # 17498, Hamerschlag Arthur A Dr 53 y Jul 20 192717498 Manhattan
    Member Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pittsburgh Chamber Of Commerce
    Member Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Schenley Memorial Commission
    Member Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Smoke And Dust Abatement League Of Pittsburgh
    Died 20 Jul 1927  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • complications of intestinal surgery
    Obituary 21 Jul 1927  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New York Times 1927 Jl 1, 21:5
    Buried 23 Jul 1927  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Homewood Cemetery
    Obituary 1 Aug 1927  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • TIME magazine, Milestones
      Aug. 1, 1927
      Died. Arthur Arton Hamerschlag, 59, president of Research Corp. of Carnegie Institute of Technology, onetime president of same institute, intimate friend of the late Andrew Carnegie; from complications following an intestinal operation; in Manhattan.
    Occupation
    • Director Of Industrial Research, Office Of Maj. Gen. George W. Goethals
    Occupation
    • Independent Engineering Consultant For Numerous Organizations
    _UID 8D1575313B48427BA89E10E1D1F8BE6EB41E 
    Person ID I121  Buyer, Stier and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2014 

    Father Hamerschlag, William,   b. 19 Sep 1841, Libosovice CZ (Libosovice, Sobotka, Jicin, Bohemia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1907, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Brummel, Fannie,   b. 17 Nov 1844, Kuzova CZ (Nova Ves/ Neu Wallisdorf, Bohemia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1902, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1867  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID EFDF51CC3CB841A7AD7C0FBB25DE0620E313 
    Documents
    A Hamerschlag family tree
    A Hamerschlag family tree
    drawn by Francois Koch
    Michael and Hamerschlag Handwritten Family Information
    Michael and Hamerschlag Handwritten Family Information
    possibly by Annie Hamerschlag Michael
    Histories
    Hamerschlag and Michael Families
    Hamerschlag and Michael Families
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
    Links to some Google Maps to illustrate specific family locations
    some external maps showing specific locations, addresses, etc.:

    Patterson, Stier, and Related Families in Maryland and Virginia

    European Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    U.S. Locations for Buyer, Stein, Michael, Hamerschlag, Brummel and related families

    Pittsburgh Family Locations-Agnew,…
    FOLIOS
    A Hamerschlag family tree prepared by Alice Gamer
    A Hamerschlag family tree prepared by Alice Gamer
    probably in the 1950s
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Tollast, Elizabeth Anne,   b. 2 Jul 1875, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1971, Charlotte, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1901  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Marriage certificate 23 Dec 1901  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 22327
    _UID B0F4DAFEDB1143F29310AA57564FC798455F 
    Children 
     1. Hamerschlag, Frank Nelson Tollast,   b. 21 Feb 1903, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1950, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     2. Hamerschlag, Ralph Robinson,   b. 20 Dec 1907, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1919, Charleston Lake, Outlet, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
    Photos
    Hamerschlag Arthur family home at 4040 Bigelow  Blvd., Pittsburgh
    Hamerschlag Arthur family home at 4040 Bigelow Blvd., Pittsburgh
    1918-1920
    Hamerschlag Arthur family home at 4040 Bigelow  Blvd., Pittsburgh
    Hamerschlag Arthur family home at 4040 Bigelow Blvd., Pittsburgh
    1918-1920; Christmas card
    Hamerschlag Arthur family home at 4040 Bigelow  Blvd., Pittsburgh
    Hamerschlag Arthur family home at 4040 Bigelow Blvd., Pittsburgh
    1918-1920
    Documents
    Hamerschlag Arthur and Elizabeth Tollast marriage return page 1
    Hamerschlag Arthur and Elizabeth Tollast marriage return page 1
    Hamerschlag Arthur and Elizabeth Tollast marriage return page 2
    Hamerschlag Arthur and Elizabeth Tollast marriage return page 2
    Hamerschlag in Prominent Families, Pittsburgh, 1912
    Hamerschlag in Prominent Families, Pittsburgh, 1912
    Hamerschlag in the Pittsbugh Social Secretaire, 1920
    Hamerschlag in the Pittsbugh Social Secretaire, 1920
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F50  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 22 Nov 1867 - Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 22 Nov 1871 - Sweet Water, NE Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Nov 1872 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth Cert. - 25 Nov 1872 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Jun 1889 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAwarded - Jun 1889 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Between 1892 and 1904 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1895 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1895 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - Between 1899 and 1900 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1900 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Dec 1901 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage certificate - 23 Dec 1901 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1901-1902 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Between 1903 and 1922 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Between 1903 and 1922 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bef 1904 - Highland Falls, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bef 1904 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1907 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMember - 1908 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1912 - Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMember - 1912 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSocial Register - 1912 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1912 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1915 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1918 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPassport - 4 Jan 1922 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1923 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath Certificate - 20 Jul 1927 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMember - - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMember - - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMember - - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jul 1927 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 21 Jul 1927 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Jul 1927 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 1 Aug 1927 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Arthur Hamerschlag
    Arthur Hamerschlag
    Arthur Hamerschlag
    Arthur Hamerschlag
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    Newport News Ralph Elizabeth Nelson Arthur Hamerschlag.jpg
    Arthur Arton Hamerschlag
    Arthur Arton Hamerschlag
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    Andrew Carnegie & Arthur Hamerschlag at Carnegie Technical Schools, April 4, 1910.jpg
    Andrew Carnegie & Arthur Hamerschlag at Carnegie Technical Schools, April 4, 1910.jpg
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    ? & ? & Elizabeth & Arthur Hamerschlag.jpg
    ? & ? & Elizabeth & Arthur Hamerschlag.jpg
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    Documents
    Hamerschlag Arthur death certificate
    Hamerschlag Arthur death certificate
    Hamerschlag Arthur death certificate detail
    Hamerschlag Arthur death certificate detail
    Hamerschlag Arthur death certificate page 2
    Hamerschlag Arthur death certificate page 2
    Hamerschlag Arthur passport application page 2
    Hamerschlag Arthur passport application page 2
    Hamerschlag Arthur passport application page 1
    Hamerschlag Arthur passport application page 1
    Hamerschlag Arthur passport photo
    Hamerschlag Arthur passport photo
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    Hamerschlag Arthur birth certificate.pdf
    Hamerschlag Arthur birth certificate.pdf

    Headstones
    Hamerschlag Arthur Headstone
    Hamerschlag Arthur Headstone
    Hamerschlag Plot
    Hamerschlag Plot
    Section 16, Lot 80

    News
    Hamerschlag Arthur Funeral
    Hamerschlag Arthur Funeral
    NY Times
    July 23 1927
    Hamerschlag Arthur Obit
    Hamerschlag Arthur Obit
    July 21, 1927
    New York Times
    Hamerschlag Arthur Obit
    Hamerschlag Arthur Obit
    Washington Post
    July 21 1927
    Hamerschlag Arthur Obituary
    Hamerschlag Arthur Obituary
    NY Times jul 30 1927
    Hamerschlag Arthur Science magazine page 1
    Hamerschlag Arthur Science magazine page 1
    Aug 19 1927
    Science
    Hamerschlag Arthur Science magazine Page 2
    Hamerschlag Arthur Science magazine Page 2
    Aug 19 1927
    Science
    Hamerschlag Arthur
    Hamerschlag Arthur
    Jewish Criterion july 29 1927
    arthur hamerschlag st georges trade school may 21 1896.jpg
    arthur hamerschlag st georges trade school may 21 1896.jpg
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  • Notes 
    • Hamerschlag, Arthur Acton 1869-1927
      Biographical Dictionary of American Educators. Three volumes. Edited by John F. Ohles. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1978.

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      Hamerschlag, Arthur Arton 1867-1927
      Who Was Who in America. A component volume of "Who's Who in American History." Volume 1, 1897-1942. Chicago: A.N. Marquis Co., 1943.

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      Hamerschlag, Arthur Arton 1872-1927
      Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography. A supplement. Six volumes. Edited by L.E. Dearborn. New York: Press Association Compilers, 1918-1931. Originally published as "The Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Supplementary Edition."
      The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Volume 23. New York: James T. White & Co., 1933. Reprint. Volumes 1-50. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms, 1967-1971. Use the Index to locate biographies.

  • Sources 
    1. [S787] Who Was Who in America, vol. 1.

    2. [S540] Notebook of Edith Michael Buyer.

    3. [S406] Manufacturer and builder, Volume 21, Issue 6, June 1889, p. 140, [Q:3].

    4. [S749] Trow's NYC Directory 1895.

    5. [S750] Trow's NYC Directory 1900.

    6. [S549] NY Census 1900.

    7. [S737] The Story of the sesqui-centennial celebration of Pittsburgh, July 4, September 27 to October 3, and November 25, 1908, WH Stevenson, ([Pittsburgh] : The R.W. Johnston Studios, inc., 1910), p. 141, [Q:3].

    8. [S629] Prominent Families, Pittsburgh, 1912.

    9. [S220] Edith Michael Diary, (1918-1919).

    10. [S40] Allegheny County Assessments.