Bertram D. Tallamy
|Bertram Dalley Tallamy|
|7th Administrator of Federal Highway Administration|
|Appointed by||Dwight D. Eisenhower|
|Preceded by||John Anthony Volpe|
|Succeeded by||Rex Marion Whitton|
|Superintendent of the New York State Department of Public Works|
|Appointed by||Thomas E. Dewey|
|Preceded by||Charles Harvey Sells|
|Succeeded by||John W. Johnson|
December 1, 1901|
Plainfield, New Jersey
|Died||December 23, 1989
Georgetown University Hospital
Bertram Dalley Tallamy (December 1, 1901 – September 14, 1989) was superintendent of the New York State Department of Public Works from 1948 to 1955. On October 12, 1956, he was named by Dwight D. Eisenhower as the Federal Highway Administrator under the Federal Aid Highway Act of 1956.
He then founded Bertram D. Tallamy & Associates.
- Alfonso A. Narvaez (September 19, 1989). "Bertram D. Tallamy, 87, Official For U.S. and New York Highways". New York Times. Retrieved 2011-11-14.
Bertram Dalley Tallamy, an engineer who supervised billions of dollars in highway construction for the Federal Government and for New York State, died of kidney failure Thursday at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. He was 87 years old and lived in Washington. …
- "Bertram D. Tallamy". Federal Highway Administration. Retrieved 2014-01-10.
On October 12, 1956, the White House announced that President Dwight D. Eisenhower had chosen Bertram D. Tallamy to be the first [sic] Federal Highway Administrator
- Associated Press (July 31, 1964). "Tallamy to Study L.I. Sound Bridge". New York Times. Retrieved 2014-09-29.
A firm headed by Bertram D. Tallamy, former State Public Works Superintendent, has been awarded an $80,000