Past Presidents of The General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen 1785 ROBERT BOYD 1786 ROBERT BOYD 1787 JOHN CAMPBELL 1788 JOHN CAMPBELL 1789 ANTHONY POST 1790 JOHN STAGG 1791 JONATHAN POST 1792 ROBERT BOYD 1793 ANTHONY POST 1794 JOHN STAGG 1795 GABRIEL FIRMAN 1796 JACOB SHERRED 1797 SEABURY CHAMPLAIN 1798 JAMES TYLEE 1799 PETER H. WENDOVER 1800 DANIEL HITCHCOCK 1801 JACOB SHERRED 1802 ABRAHAM LABOGH 1803 JAMES WARNER 1804 JOHN SLIDELL JR. 1805 FRANCIS COOPER 1806 AUGUSTUS WRIGHT 1807 WILLIAM G. MILLER 1808 ALEXANDER CAMPBELL 1809 STEPHEN ALLEN 1810 GEORGE IRELAND 1811 JOHN J. LABOGH 1812 JACOB LORILLARD 1813 PETER SHARP 1814 JONAS MAPES 1815 ABRAHAM VAN NEST 1816 THOMAS C. TAYLOR 1817 JOSEPH SMITH 1818 JOHN MCCOMB JR. 1819 PETER H. WENDOVER 1820 GORDON LEE 1821 ELAM WILLIAMS 1822 WILLIAM MANDEVILLE 1823 JOHN W. HINTON 1824 JOHN LANG 1825 JOHN SUTPHEN 1826 THOMAS RICHARDS 1827 THOMAS R. MERCEIN 1828 RICHARD E. MOUNT 1829 ANDREW STICHER 1830 STEPHEN B. YOUNG 1831 BRIGHAM HOWE 1832 BENJAMIN DEMILT 1833 PHILIP HENRY 1834 EDWIN B. CLAYTON 1835 ADONIRAM CHANDLER 1836 THOMAS CONSTANTINE 1837 SHEPHERD KNAPP 1838 ANSON BAKER 1839 CORNELIUS C. JACOBUS 1840 ELEUTHEROS D. COMSTOCK 1841 SAMUEL ROOME 1842 LINUS W. STEVENS 1843 JAMES VAN NORDEN 1844 SHIVERS PARKER 1845 JACOB A. WESTERVELT 1846 THOMAS C. CHARDAVOYNE 1847 JOHN P. MOORE 1848 JAMES PHYFE 1849 FRANCIS W. EDMONDS 1850 SYLVANUS S. WARD 1851 ISAAC FRYER 1852 HENRY T. INGALLS 1853 JOHN T. B. MAXWELL 1854 THOMAS JEREMIAH 1855 JAMES MORRIS 1856 CHARLES M. LEUPP 1857 THOMAS EARLE 1858 IRA HUTCHINSON 1859 GEORGE W. FARNHAM 1860 JOHN A. BUNTING 1861 JOHN WRIGHT 1862 NOAH WORRALL 1863 MATTHIAS BLOODGOOD 1864 GEORGE R. JACKSON 1865 GEORGE E. NESBITT 1866 JOHN T. CONOVER 1867 WADE B. WORRALL 1868 WILSON SMALL 1869 CORNELIUS H. DELEMATER 1870 ADOLPHUS F. OCKERHAUSEN 1871 GEORGE J. BYRD 1872 JAMES J. BURNET 1873 HENRY WILSON 1874 WILLIAM H. GEDNEY 1875 WILLIAM OTIS MUNROE 1876 HAVILAH M. SMITH 1877 EDWIN DOBBS 1878 HENRY L. SLOTE 1879 JOHN R. VOORHIS 1880 ALEXANDER GAW 1881 JOHN BANTA 1882 JOHN J. TUCKER 1883 DANIEL HERBERT 1884 JOHN R. ROGERS 1885 JOHN H. WAYDELL 1886 CHARLES T. GALLOWAY 1887 GILBERT J. BURNETT 1888 WILLIAM C. SMITH 1889 ROBERT RUTTER 1890 ALBERT G. BOGERT 1891 OLIVER BARRATT 1892 JOSEPH J. LITTLE 1893 GUY GULGIN 1894 JOHN L. HAMILTON 1895 WARREN A. CONOVER 1896 GEORGE E. HOE 1897 WILLIAM STONEBACK 1898 ROBERT CHRISTIE 1899 CHARLES A. COWEN 1900 STEPHEN M. WRIGHT 1901 FRANK E. CONOVER 1902 WILLIAM H. OLIVER 1903 CHARLES W. HOFFMAN 1904 JOHN BEATTIE 1905 WILLIAM E. STRAUCH 1906 NILES G. WHITE 1907 HUGH GETTY 1908 FREDERICK R. USHER 1909 WILLIAM J. HOE 1910 JOHN H. MCCULLAGH 1911 WILLIAM S. MILLER 1912 ALEXANDER WALKER 1913 GEORGE D. HILYARD 1914 LEWIS W. HARRINGTON 1915 CHARLES J. RICHTER 1916 ALBERT T. STRAUCH 1917 JAMES BOYD 1918 CHARLES H. FOX 1919 FRANK E. WISE 1920 RUDOLPH P. MILLER 1921 JAMES HOPKINS 1922 FRANCIS N. HOWLAND 1923 RONALD TAYLOR 1924 EDMUND F. RATTEY 1925 ERNST LAUCKHARDT 1926 STEPHEN M. SMITH 1927 ALEXANDER C. WALKER 1928 HENRY D. MOELLER 1929 JOSIAH S. LINDSAY 1930 JOHN E. WADE 1931 JOSEPH L. HERNON 1932 HARVEY A. PATTERSON 1933 HARRY BAILEY 1934 ANDREW H. DYKES 1935 WILLIAM J. T. GETTY 1936 OTTO GRIMMER 1937 GEORGE B. SOMERVILLE 1938 JAMES M. FORBES 1939 SIDNEY H. CARPENTER 1940 FRANK B. LASETTE 1941 W. W. ROBERTSON 1942 GEORGE J. THOMSON 1943 ROBERT M. SYPHER 1944 WILLIAM A. ALLEN 1945 GEORGE F. BODFISH JR. 1946 GEORGE S. CARR 1947 JOHN C. WANDELL 1948 GEORGE COLES STEPHEN 1949 ROBERT A. FASH 1950 WILLIAM E. GOLDING 1951 GEORGE B. FEARN 1952 ANDREW G. HAGSTROM 1953 JOHN T. O’CONNOR 1954 FRANK C. PANUSKA 1955 ROBERT M. SYPHER JR. 1956 DAVID J. ERBE 1957 EDWARD A. MALTBY 1958 ANTHONY E. ZIPPRICH 1959 FRANCIS J. SYPHER 1960 JOSEPH A. U’SELLIS 1961 JAMES J. DOWNEY JR. 1962 ALBERT A. CUNEO 1963 JEREMIAH J. BURNS 1964 WILLIAM G. EGGAR 1965 EDWARD J. HURLEY 1966 ROBERT E. PATTEN 1967 FRANCIS J. MCCUE 1968 CHARLES H. THORNTON 1969 WILLIAM J. SCULLY 1970 HARRY E. HASSELMANN 1971 ARNOLD LUDVIGSEN 1972 JOHN F. ARMAND 1973 LUDWIG B. MAYLEAS 1974 CHARLES MURRAY 1975 JOHN G. LEAHY 1976 JAMES G. DELAZZERO 1977 ANDREW J. ADELHARDT 1978 JOHN R. HAYES 1979 WALTER P. BISHOP 1980 FRED A. OSTNER 1981 JOSEPH E. HEALY 1982 GERARD A. DENGEL 1983 JOHN T. LANE 1984 THEODORE E. ZIEGLER 1985 ROBERT F. ORR 1986 KARL M. SCHAU 1987 ALFRED J. WILLIAMSON 1988 GERARD DROHAN, SR. 1989 MARSHALL D. JACKS 1990 JOHN M. PETRULA 1991 SYDNEY H. ALDHAM 1992 EUGENE J. SULLIVAN 1993 JOSEPH P. REISIG 1994 ANGELO J. SCATURRO 1995 EUGENE OSHVA 1996 IAN C. MURRAY 1997 WILLIAM S. FRYER 1998 THOMAS SZÉKELY 1999 MATTHEW V. MCFARLAND 2000 THOMAS O’KEEFE 2001-02 RAYMOND J. MARTIN 2003-04 LUCA VALENTINO 2005-06 STEPHEN AMIAGA 2007-08 GERARD DROHAN JR. 2009 DANIEL WALKOWITZ 2010 IAN C. MURRAY 2011-12 VICTORIA A. DENGEL 2013-2014 GOTTFRIED WEISSGERBER