SAHAG, LEON MARR, 1889-1976


Engineer, educator. Born– Aug. 28, 1889, at Tabriz, Iran. Parents– Marr and Elizabeth (Petrosian) Sahag. Married– Lottie Suitt, June 3, 1919. Children– Three. Education– University of North Carolina, B.S.; University of Michigan; Alabama Polytechnic Institute, M.S. Employed by Dupont Powder Co., Babcock and Wilcox Co., and Timpkin Roller Bearing Co.; professor, Alabama Polytechnic Institute, 1928-1959. Died November 1976.


Who’s Who in Alabama, Vol. 3.


Applied Graphics. Ann Arbor, Mich.; Edwards Bros., 1946.

College Engineering Drawing. New York; J. S. Swift, 1939.

Engineering Drawing. New York; Ronald, 1942.

Kinematics of Machines. New York; Ronald, 1948.


A collection of the papers of Leon Marr Sahag is held by the Special Collections Department of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library at Auburn University.