Clark, George Howard

Birth Name Clark, George Howard
Gender male
Age at Death 74 years, 10 months, 17 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth February 15, 1881 Alberton, Lot 4, Prince Edward Island  
 
Death 1956    
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Clark, Theodore Wright M. D.
Mother Ellis, Margaret Alice
         Clark, George Howard
    Brother     Clark, Lloyd Havelock Ellis

Media

Narrative

From the Smithsonian Institute catalogue:

George H. Clark Radioana Collection, ca. 1880-1950.

Creator: Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956 (collector).
Title: George H. Clark Radioana Collection, ca. 1880-1950.
Phy. Description:
220 cu. ft.: 700 boxes.
Digital Reference:
Finding aid
Bio / His Notes:
George Howard Clark, born February 15, 1881, at Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Canada, emigrated to the United States at fourteen. He graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S.E.E. in 1903. Clark worked for several firms and the federal government until joining the American Marconi Company in 1919, when the Radio Corporation of America was formed. Clark remained with RCA and eventually became one of its vice-presidents.
Scope and Content:
This collection, assembled and arranged by Clark, consists of materials documenting the history of radio, especially its early days. Records include correspondence, photographs, articles, clippings, drawings, blueprints, patents and patent specifications, sales literature, and technical literature.

 

Pedigree

  1. Clark, Theodore Wright M. D.
    1. Ellis, Margaret Alice
      1. Clark, George Howard
      2. Clark, Lloyd Havelock Ellis