Biographical Sketch of Elmer B. Wright

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Wright, Elmer B.; civil engineer; born, Cleveland, 1870; son of James M. and Margaret While Wright; educated, Cleveland public schools and N. E. O. N. C., Canfield, O.; married, Cleveland, 1896, Alice E. Pritchard; issue, one daughter, Margaret R. Wright; chairman of Board of Trustees of Public Affairs, Nottingham, O.; municipal engineering and surveying in Cleveland and nearby cities and villages; in charge of a large part of Cleveland’s Park System; since 1903 in private practice, supervising improvements in many additions to city; surveys all lands owned by the Pennsylvania Co., and Cleveland Short Line R. R. in the city; member Cleveland Engineering Society; Chamber of Commerce and Real Estate Board; member Automobile Club. Recreation: Suburban Farming.



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The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 14 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-elmer-b-wright.htm - Last updated on Mar 5th, 2012


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