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Correction, Mark is the grandson of Milo S. Senior...sorry Mark for making
you older than you really are!

Mark Geoghegan
Honolulu, HI

-----Original Message-----
From: Mark Geoghegan [mailto:structuraltech.vsl(--nospam--at)verizon.net]
Sent: Wednesday, February 12, 2003 2:35 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: Historic Texts on Structure


Milo Ketchum was a great engineer, and his son, Dr. Mark Ketchum, "hangs
out" on this list occasionally. Go to http://www.ketchum.org/milo/index.html
for some achieve info on Milo, and also check out Mark's bridges too. Worth
the visit.

Mark Geoghegan
Honolulu, HI

             > -----Original Message-----
             > From: Ken Peoples [mailto:kspeoples(--nospam--at)lvta.net]
             > Sent: Wednesday, February 12, 2003 11:20 AM
             > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
             > Subject: Re: Historic Texts on Structure
             >
             >
             > My favorite is my First Edition Third Thousand "The
             > Design of Steel Mill
             > Buildings and The Calculation of Stresses in Framed
             > Structures" by Milo S.
             > Ketchum, C. E. 1905.  I love the old drawings and
             > always enjoy seeing the
             > costs of various construction materials.  I have
             > several other Milo S.
             > Ketchum books from the 1910's and 20's that I also treasure.
             >
             > Ken
             >
             > Kenneth S. Peoples, P. E.
             > Lehigh Valley Technical Associates, Inc.
             > 1584 Weaversville Road
             > Northampton, PA 18067-9039
             > Phone: (610) 262-6345
             > Fax: (610) 262-8188
             > e-mail: kpeoples(--nospam--at)lvta.net
             >
             > ----- Original Message -----
             > From: "David Sharp" <Ausgang(--nospam--at)e46fanatics.com>
             > To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
             > Sent: Wednesday, February 12, 2003 12:51 PM
             > Subject: Historic Texts on Structure
             >
             >
             > > I was wondering about what interesting
             > engineering-related volumes
             > different
             > > list members may have collected over the years.
             > >
             > > Most of my 'historic' volumes are (naturally)
             > bolting related.  I did pick
             > > up an interesting 2-volume set at a yard sale some
             > years ago.  It is
             > > entitled "Roofs & Bridges" by Merriman & Jacoby,
             > (c) 1894, 1902.  Part 1
             > is
             > > Stresses, and Part 2 is Bridge Design.
             > Fortunately, both have lots of
             > good
             > > illustrations.
             > >
             > > AISC has quite a historic library as well.  How
             > about the rest of you?
             > >
             > >
             > >
             > > David Sharp
             > > TurnaSure LLC
             > > NYC
             > >
             > >
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