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Freeport International Baseball Invitational

107 Second Street

Freeport, Pennsylvania 16229

United States

Company Description

Youth Baseball Teams from Six Countries Play Over 100 games, July 22, 2002 through July 26, 2003 in Freeport Pennsylvania ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Inductee

Affiliations

Member
National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum

Education

Worchester Academy

B.S. degree

mining engineering

Yale University

degree

Mining Geology

Yale University

Web References (27 Total References)


JFK, Indonesia, CIA and Freeport Sulphur

www.thesecrettruth.com [cached]

In August, 1959, Freeport Director and top engineer Forbes Wilson met with Jan van Gruisen, managing director of the East Borneo Company, a mining concern.

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With the aid of a native guide, Wilson spent the next several months amidst the near-stone age natives as he forged through near impassable places on his way to the Ertsberg. Wilson wrote a book about this journey, called The Conquest of Copper Mountain . When he finally arrived, he was excited at what he found:
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Wilson described the results of this effort:
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According to Forbes Wilson, Freeport had all but given up hope of developing its fabulous find in West Irian. But while the rest of the world's press was still trying to unravel the convoluted information as to who was really in power, Freeport apparently had an inside track. In the essay mentioned earlier, Scott cites a cable (U.S. delegation to the U.N.) which stated that Freeport Sulphur had reached a preliminary "arrangement" with Indonesian officials over the Ertsberg in April of 1965, before there could legitimately have been any hope in sight.
Officially, Freeport had no such plans until after the October 1965 events. But even the official story seemed odd to Wilson.
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Wilson explains that Williams got some "encouraging private information" from "two executives of Texaco.
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Forbes Wilson threatened to drop them from the project. Bechtel Sr. jumped in, saying he would make the project Bechtel's top priority. He also guaranteed them $20 million in loans from the Exim bank.


“Freeport is a symbol of everything that is wrong with Papua” | Blak and Black

blakandblack.com [cached]

Dozy named his discovery Ertsberg (Ore Mountain) - and his report wound up in the lap of Forbes Wilson, a geologist with the American resources firm, Freeport Sulphur, the predecessor of Freeport McMoRan.


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www.indonesia-digest.net [cached]

Dozy named his discovery Ertsberg - and his report wound up in the lap of Forbes Wilson, a geologist with the American resources firm, Freeport Sulphur - the predecessor of Freeport McMoRan.


indonenesia current news,ipsc in sentul se asia training facility for un peacekeeping forces, freeport papua profits and problems, lion air boeing , somali piracy, jakarta traffic

www.indonesia-digest.net [cached]

Dozy named his discovery Ertsberg - and his report wound up in the lap of Forbes Wilson, a geologist with the American resources firm, Freeport Sulphur - the predecessor of Freeport McMoRan.


Dozy named his discovery ...

freewestpapua.org [cached]

Dozy named his discovery Ertsberg - and his report wound up in the lap of Forbes Wilson, a geologist with the American resources firm, Freeport Sulphur - the predecessor of Freeport McMoRan.

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