John Wellborn Root

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John Wellborn Root

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Death: Died
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Son of Sidney Root and Mary Harvey Root
Husband of Dora Louise Root and Mary Louise Root
Father of John Wellborn Root, Jr.
Brother of Walter Root

Occupation: Architect
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About John Wellborn Root

John Wellborn Root (January 10, 1850 – January 15, 1891) was an American architect who worked out of Chicago with Daniel Burnham. He was one of the founders of the Chicago School style. One of his buildings was designated a National Historic Landmark; others have been designated Chicago landmarks and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 1958 he received the AIA Gold Medal.

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John Wellborn Root's Timeline

1850
January 10, 1850
1879
1879
Age 28
1882
1882
Age 31
1887
1887
Age 36
1891
January 15, 1891
Age 41