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Brady, William



  • Existence: 1864 - 1923

Biographical Information

William Brady was born in Tippecanoe, Indiana in 1864.  He moved to the South Chicago area in 1889.  Brady was the chief chemist of the Illinois Steel plant of South Chicago and dean of the Chemistry and Metalllurgia of Steel.  He was survived by his wife Laura, a daughter, Mrs. Victoria Brady Abbott, and a son, Van William Brady, and three bothers and a sister.  The funeral was held April 26, 1923 at the Windsor Park Masonic Temple.


Obituary from the Daily Calumet, April 24, 1923

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

William Brady papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 16, Placement: 07
Identifier: MSF 47
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two folders containing articles by William Brady, correspondence written by him and two obituaries for him.
Dates: 1911 - 1923