Title: Arthur Russell Lord (1886-1972)
Author(s): Editor: Howard Newlon, Jr.
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 191-192
A biography of Arthur Russell Lord. Arthur Russell Lord was born in Ipswich, Massachusetts, and began his education there in the one-room Appleton School. He graduated in civil engineering from the University of Maine in 1907, and the following September assumed his duties as an instructor in general engineering drawing at the University of Illinois. . .While supervising the construction of this building he undertook testing to measure in the field the deformations as loads were applied to the building. His paper describing these tests was presented to the ACI Convention in New York in 1095.