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Louis Bell
Birth: Dec. 6, 1864
Chester
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1923
Newton
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Scientist, Inventor. A pioneer in the field of electricty, he designed and installed the first Three Phase generators in industrial plants in America. Editor of The Electrical World, Professor of Physics, Purdue University, and a Chief Engineer, General Electric Company. A leading lecturer on the field of electricty at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, John Hopkins and Harvard Universities. A Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences. President Illuminating Engineering Society. Vice President British Illuminating Engineering Society. Member, International Commision on Illumination. During World War I he served on the Advisory Committee of Council of National Defense. Author of: The Electric Railway (1892), Power Transmission for Electric Railways (1896), Electric Power Transmission (1899), The Art of Illumination (1902), The Telescope (1922). (bio by: Bruce) 
 
Burial:
Chester Village Cemetery
Chester
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Bruce
Record added: Mar 02, 2004
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