George H. Pegram

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George Herndon Pegram (1855 - 1937), most commonly known as George H. Pegram, was an engineer who patented the Pegram truss.[1]

He was born in Council Bluffs, Iowa in 1855. He completed a civil engineering degree at Washington University, St. Louis in 1877. He died in Brooklyn, New York, in 1937.[1]

A number of Pegram truss bridges are listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.[2]

Examples include: