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Frank Mills Andrews (1867 - 1948)

Frank Mills Andrews (January 28, 1867 – September 3, 1948) was an American architect born in Des Moines, Iowa, who practiced in Chicago, New York City, Cincinnati and Dayton. Andrews died in B...

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Charles Peter Weeks (1870 - 1928)

Charles Peter Weeks, a San Francisco architect of local notoriety. Mills had lived in his father’s shadow and off his wealth, but Weeks was a self‑made man. His firm, Weeks and Day (presu...

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Horace King (c.1807 - 1885)

) Horace King (sometimes Horace Godwin) (September 8, 1807 – May 28, 1885) was an American architect, engineer, and bridge builder. King is considered the most respected bridge builder of the ...

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Samuel Breck Parkman Trowbridge (1862 - d.)

Virkus...Vol.1, p. 304.: A.B., Trinity, 1883, A.M., 1891; Ph. B., Columbia, 1886; Sch. of Classical Studies, Athens, Greece, and Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris; (Sc. D., Trinity, 1910). Mem. form of Tro...

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Benjamin Wistar Morris (1870 - 1944)

Benjamin Wistar Morris (sometimes III or Jr.; 1870–1944) was an American architect from Oregon who worked primarily in New York City. Early life and education Morris was born in Portland, ...

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Arthur D. Gilman (1821 - 1882)

Arthur Delevan Gilman (November 5, 1821, Newburyport, Massachusetts – July 11, 1882, Syracuse, New York) was an American architect, designer of many Boston neighborhoods, and member of the Ame...

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J. Cleaveland Cady (1837 - 1919)

Josiah Cleaveland Cady, commonly know as J. Cleaveland Cady, was born in Providence, Rhode Island in 1837 and died in New York City on April 17, 1919. He was a New York-based architect whose most fam...

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Flávio de Rezende Carvalho MP (1899 - 1973)

Flávio de Carvalho1 é o nome artístico de Flavio de Rezende Carvalho (Barra Mansa, 10 de agosto de 1899 — Valinhos, 4 de junho de 1973). Flávio Carvalho foi um dos gr...

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Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin (1855 - 1926)

Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin, A.M., L.H.D. (1855-09-05–1926) was an American architect, born at Istanbul, Turkey as the son of Cyrus Hamlin. He graduated at Amherst in 1875, studied architectur...

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William A. Potter, architect (1842 - 1909)

William Appleton Potter (December 10, 1842 – February 19, 1909) was an American architect who designed numerous buildings for Princeton University, as well as municipal offices and churches. H...

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Edward T. Potter, architect (1831 - 1904)

Edward Tuckerman Potter (September 25, 1831 in Schenectady, New York – December 21, 1904 in New York, New York) was an American architect best known for designing the 1871 Mark Twain House in ...

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Richard Taliaferro MP (1705 - 1779)

Richard was a planter as well as the colonial architect and builder of Williamsburg, Virginia. Richard built the Wythe House for his daughter, Elizabeth and her husband, George Wythe. He also built t...

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John Lloyd Wright MP (1892 - 1972)

John Lloyd Wright (December 12, 1892 – December 20, 1972) was an American architect and toy inventor. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, Wright was the second-oldest son of famed architect Frank Lloy...

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Elizabeth Wright Ingraham (1922 - 2013)

Elizabeth Wright Ingraham was a visionary modern architect who pioneered in a field dominated by men—most notably her famous grandfather and father. As a Colorado community and environment...

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Thomas Dawes, III, Col. (1731 - 1809)

Commander of a regiment in the Revolutionary War. from: , a blog by J. L. Bell, writer Jonathan Smoothing Plane; mansion on Purchase St next to Sam Adams Dawes was born in Boston. Prior to the Re...

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Guy Lowell (1870 - 1927)

Guy Lowell (August 6, 1870 – February 4, 1927), was an American architect and landscape architect. Biography Born in Boston, Lowell was the son of Mary Walcott (Goodrich) and Edward Jackso...

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Samuel Adams Warner (1822 - 1897)

Samuel Adams Warner (1822-1897) was an American architect. He studied architecture in his father Cyrus L. Warner's office and partnered with his younger brother Benjamin Warner from 1862 to 1868. He ...

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Cyrus Lazelle Warner (1789 - 1852)

Cyrus Lazelle Warner (born 1789 – died 1852) was an American architect in New York City. He designed the Greek Revival architecture Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Synagogue, built in 1840 in Charlesto...

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Cyrus Lazelle Warner Eidlitz MP (1853 - 1921)

Architect Cyrus Lazelle Warner Eidlitz was born on July 27, 1853, in New York, New York. From Today in history: July 27 His father, Prague-born architect Leopold Eidlitz, was an influential theoris...

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Leopold Eidlitz MP (1823 - 1908)

Leopold Eidlitz (March 10, 1823, Prague, Bohemia — 1908, New York City) was a prominent New York architect. from Wikipedia He is best known for his work on the New York State Capitol (Albany...

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James Hoban (1758 - 1831)

James Hoban (c. 1758 – December 8, 1831) was an Irish architect, best known for designing the White House in Washington, D.C. James Hoban was raised on an estate belonging to the Earl o...

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Walter Adolf Georg Gropius MP (1883 - 1969)

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius (May 18, 1883 – July 5, 1969) was a German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School[1] who, along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier, is widely r...

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Benjamin Henry Boneval Latrobe (1764 - 1820)

Benjamin Henry Boneval Latrobe British-born American neoclassical architect best known for his design of the United States Capitol, along with his work on the Baltimore Basilica, the first Roman Ca...

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Alexander Jackson Davis (1803 - 1892)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Alexander Jackson Davis, or A. J. Davis (July 24, 1803 – January 14, 1892), was one of the most successful and influential American architects of his gene...

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Joseph Howland Hunt (1870 - 1924)

Joseph Howland Hunt studied at Harvard College and the School of Architecture at Columbia University before following his brother Richard to the École des Beaux-Arts, returning to New York in 19...

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Richard Howland Hunt (1862 - 1931)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 5 East 66th Street, now the Lotos Club The 69th Regiment Armory in Manhattan, completed in 1906 The First Police Precinct Station, now the New York City Police Mus...

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Sir Christopher Wren MP (1632 - 1723)

Sir Christopher Wren FRS was one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history. He used to be accorded responsibility for rebuilding 51 churches in the City of London after the Great Fire ...

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Charles Pratt Huntington (1871 - 1919)

Charles Pratt Huntington (November 22, 1871 – October 15, 1919) was an American architect, born in Logansport, Indiana and educated at Harvard University, from which he graduated in 1893, and ...

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Julia Morgan (1872 - 1957)

Julia Morgan (January 20, 1872 – February 2, 1957) was an American architect in California. She designed more than 700 buildings in California during a long and prolific career. She is best kn...

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Oliver Hazard Perry LaFarge (1869 - 1936)

Oliver Hazard Perry LaFarge was an architect and real estate developer. Part of his career in real estate was in a Seattle partnership with Marshall Latham Bond, Bond & LaFarge. He designed the Perry B...

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Christopher Grant LaFarge] (1862 - 1938)

Christopher Grant LaFarge, was a partner in the New York-based architectural firm of Heins & LaFarge. He designed projects in Beaux-Arts style, notably the original Byzantine Cathedral of St. John the ...

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Henry Forbes Bigelow (1867 - 1929)

Henry Forbes Bigelow (1867 – 1929) was a Boston, Massachusetts architect in the firm Bigelow and Wadsworth. He became a partner in the firm in 1898. from:

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Alexander Wadsworth Longfellow, Jr. (1854 - 1934)

Alexander Wadsworth Longfellow, Jr. (August 18, 1854, Portland, Maine – February 16, 1934, Portland) was an American architect and nephew of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. from: .

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John Wellborn Root, Jr. (1887 - 1963)

John Wellborn Root, Jr. (1887–1963) was a significant United States architect based in Chicago. He was the son of architect John Wellborn Root. As a young man, he graduated from Cornell Universi...

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John Wellborn Root (1850 - 1891)

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 h...

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Edward Frances Searles (1841 - 1920)

Edward Frances Searles was born on July 4, 1841, in Methuen, Massachusetts, USA to Jesse Gould Searles (1805–1844) and Sarah (Littlefield) Searles . His father worked in a local cotton mill and ...

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Capt. Frank Furness, Medal of Honor (1839 - 1912)

Citation Voluntarily carrier a box of ammunition across an open space swept by the enemy's fire to the relief of an outpost whose ammunition had become almost exhausted, but which was thus enabled ...

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William Burnet Tuthill (1855 - 1929)

William Burnet Tuthill (February 11, 1855 – August 25, 1929) was an American architect celebrated for designing New York City's Carnegie Hall. from:

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Daniel Hudson Burnham (1846 - 1912)

Daniel Hudson Burnham (September 4, 1846 - June 1, 1912) was an American architect and urban planner. He was the Director of Works for the World's Columbian Exposition and designed several famous build...

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Merritt James Reid (1855 - 1932)

Merritt J. Reid (1855-1932) was an American architect of the firm of Reid & Reid. Reid Born in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, to William J. Reid and Lucinda Robinson, and went on to graduate from &...

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James William Reid (1851 - 1943)

James William Reid (1851–1943) was a Canadian-born American architect of the noted San Francisco firm of Reid & Reid. Born in Harvey, New Brunswick[1] to William J. Reid and Lucinda Robinson, ...

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Robert Mills, architect of the Washington Monument (1781 - 1855)

He is known as one of the first American-born professional architects. He studied with the English-trained American architect Benjamin H. Latrobe and later worked in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, a...

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James Renwick (1818 - 1895)

James Renwick, Jr. (November 11, 1818, Bloomingdale, in upper Manhattan, New York City – June 23, 1895, New York City), was an American architect in the 19th-century. The Encyclopedia of America...

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Henry Bacon (1866 - 1924)

Henry Bacon (November 28, 1866 – February 17, 1924) was an American Beaux-Arts architect who is best remembered for the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. (built 1915–1922), which was h...

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Wallace LeRoy Dow (1844 - 1911)

Wallace L. Dow, often known as W.L. Dow, was an architect of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He has been referred to as the "Builder on the Prairie" and was "considered the premier architect of South Dako...

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Ephraim Francis Baldwin (1837 - 1916)

Ephraim Francis Baldwin (October 4, 1837 – January 20, 1916) was an American architect, best known for his work for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad and for the Roman Catholic Church. from:

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Sidney Gambier-Parry (1859 - 1948)

Sidney Gambier-Parry (9 January 1859 – 17 November 1948) was a British architect. A native of Highnam, Gloucestershire, he came from a prominent family with a focus on military service and t...

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Edward L'Anson, Sr. (1775 - d.)

Edward I'Anson (1775-1853), surveyor and architect in London

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Frank Lloyd Wright MP (1867 - 1959)

Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright) was an influential American architect most notable for pioneering the prairie style house and designing the Guggenheim Museum in New York. In addition to ...

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James Adam (1732 - 1794)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " James Adam (21 July 1732 – 20 October 1794) was a Scottish architect and furniture designer, but was often overshadowed by his older brother and business partn...

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William Adam MP (1689 - 1748)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "William Adam (1689 – 24 June 1748) was a Scottish architect, mason, and entrepreneur. He was the foremost architect of his time in Scotland, designing and build...

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Dr. William Thornton (1759 - 1828)

Dr. William Thornton (May 20, 1759 - March 28, 1828) was a British-American physician, inventor, painter and architect who designed the United States Capitol, an authentic polymath. He also served as...

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Lt. Charles Arthur Julian Sharman (1874 - 1928)

History SHARMAN, Charles Arthur Julian (1874-1928) was born in Leighton Buzzard, Buckinghamshire, Engl. on 6 April 1874 and studied architecture in England and in Zurich, Switzerland. He served with ...

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Filippo Brunelleschi MP (1377 - 1446)

Filippo Brunelleschi Filippo Brunelleschi (1377 – April 15, 1446) was one of the foremost architects and engineers of the Italian Renaissance. All of his principal works are in Florence, Italy...

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Edward Pearce Casey (1864 - 1940)

Edward Pearce Casey (1864–1940), was an American designer and architect, noted for his work in Washington, D.C. and New York City. Early life and education Edward Pearce Casey was born...

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E. Fay Jones (1921 - 2004)

Euine Fay Jones, (January 31, 1921 – August 31, 2004) was an American architect and designer. He was an apprentice of Frank Lloyd Wright. Jones is also the only one of Wright's disciples to ha...

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Ernest Ross Rolph (1871 - 1958)

Ernest Ross Rolph attended the 'Model School' and 'Jarvis Collegiate' in Toronto. He was trained as an 'Architect' by David Roberts from 1888 to 1892. He played a major role in the construction of the ...

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Gustave Eiffel MP (1832 - 1923)

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel , né Bönickhausen1 le 15 décembre 1832 à Dijon et mort le 27 décembre 1923 à Paris, est un ingénieur, un industriel franç...

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Viollet le Duc MP (1814 - 1879)

Eugène Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc , né le 27 janvier 1814 à Paris et mort le 17 septembre 1879 à Lausanne, est un architecte français, connu auprès du grand publi...

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André Auber (deceased)

Le 136-138 rue Amelot, classé monument historique, une architecture d’André Aubert L’hôtel particulier situé à l’angle de la rue Amelot et de l...

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François Mansart MP (1598 - 1666)

François Mansart , né le 23 janvier 1598 à Paris, au faubourg Saint-Victor où il est mort le 23 septembre 1666, est un architecte français. Il est considér�...

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Germain Gauthier MP (deceased)

Germain Gaultier (bapt. 19 janvier 1571, Paris - 11 mars 1624, Rennes) est un architecte de la ville de Rennes de 1609 à sa mort et le premier architecte du palais du parlement de Bretagne. Il e...

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Jules Hardouin Mansart, comte de Sagonne MP (1646 - 1708)

gw3.geneanet.org... ; en.wikipedia.org... ; fr.wikipedia.org... ; Jules Hardouin-Mansart , comte de Sagonne (1699), né le 16 avril 1646 à Paris et mort le 11 mai 1708 à Marly-le-...

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Sir Edwin Lutyens, OM, KCIE MP (1869 - 1944)

Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens, OM, KCIE, PRA, FRIBA From Wikipedia (pron.: /ˈlʌtjənz/; LUT-yənz; 29 March 1869 – 1 January 1944) was a British architect who is known...

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Lúcio Costa (1902 - 1998)

Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre. Lúcio Marçal Ferreira Ribeiro Lima Costa (Toulon, França, 27 de fevereiro de 1902 — Rio de Janeiro, 13 de junho de 1...

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Oscar Niemeyer MP (1907 - 2012)

Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida de Niemeyer Soares (Rio de Janeiro, 15 de dezembro de 1907) é um arquiteto brasileiro, considerado um dos nomes mais influentes na Arquitetura Moderna internacional. Foi...

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Harvey Lindsley Page (1859 - 1934)

PAGE, HARVEY LINDSLEY (1859–1934). Harvey Lindsley Page, architect, was born in Washington, D.C., on January 9, 1859, the son of Charles Grafton and Priscilla (Webster) Page. His father was the ...

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William Turnbull, Jr. (1935 - 1997)

. William Turnbull, Jr., FAIA (April 1, 1935 – June 26, 1997) was an American architect whose unique building designs challenged the more traditional architecture of California's West Coast. A...

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George B. Post (1837 - 1913)

(b New York, 15 Dec 1837; d Bernardsville, NJ, 28 Nov 1913). American architect. A major architect of the skyscraper (see SKYSCRAPER, §2(i)), he was acknowledged in his lifetime as the ‘f...

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André Lurçat MP (1894 - 1970)

André Lurçat (né le 27 août 1894 à Bruyères, mort le 11 juillet 1970 à Sceaux) est un architecte français. Il entra à l'École des b...

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H. H. Richardson, architect (1838 - 1886)

Henry Hobson Richardson (September 29, 1838 – April 27, 1886) was a prominent American architect of the 19th century. His work left a significant impact on Boston, Pittsburgh, Buffalo, Albany, a...

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Charles Bullfinch (1763 - 1844)

Charles Bulfinch (August 8, 1763 – April 15, 1844) was an early American architect, and has been regarded by many as the first native-born American to practice architecture as a profession. ...

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Lloyd Wright MP (1890 - 1978)

Frank Lloyd Wright, Jr., commonly known as Lloyd Wright, was an American landscape architect and architect, most active in Los Angeles and Southern California. His name is frequently confused with his ...

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John Adam (1721 - 1792)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Adam (5 March 1721 – 25 June 1792) was a Scottish architect. Born in Linktown of Abbotshall, now part of Kirkcaldy, Fife, he was the eldest son of archite...

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Eleanor Raymond (1887 - 1989)

Eleanor Raymond (March 24, 1887 – July 4, 1989) was an American architect who built and designed the first occupied, solar-powered house in the United States. Early life Raymond was bo...

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Mary Rockwell Hook (1877 - 1978)

Mary Rockwell Hook (September 8, 1877 – September 8, 1978) was an American architect and a pioneer for women in architecture. She designed throughout the United States. According to the In...

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Ruth Maxson Adams (1883 - 1970)

Ruth Maxon Adams (1883-1970) was an American architect. Adams grew up in New Haven, Connecticut, the only child of a Yale professor George Burton Adams. As a child, she visited England, with her fa...

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Edward Larrabee Barnes (1915 - 2004)

Edward Larrabee Barnes (April 22, 1915 – September 22, 2004) was an American architect. Barnes was born in Chicago, Illinois into a family he described as "incense-swinging High Episcopali...

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Daniel Libeskind MP

American architect, artist, and set designer of Polish-Jewish descent.

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Irwin Yitzhak Salmon Chanin (1891 - 1988)

Irwin Chanin, Builder of Theaters And Art Deco Towers, Dies at 96 By DAVID W. DUNLAP New York Times - Published: February 26, 1988 Irwin S. Chanin, an architect and builder whose skyline signature ...

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Charles A. Platt (1861 - 1933)

Charles Adams Platt (October 16, 1861 – September 12, 1933) was a prominent artist, landscape gardener, landscape designer, and architect of the "American Renaissance" movement. His garden d...

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Sir Robert Smirke MP (c.1781 - 1867)

SMIRKE, Sir ROBERT (1781–1867), architect, second son of Robert Smirke and brother of Sir Edward Smirke and of Sydney Smirke, was born in London on 1 Oct. 1781. He was educated at Apsley school,...

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Sydney Smirke MP (1798 - 1877)

SMIRKE, SYDNEY (1798–1877), architect, fifth son of Robert Smirke, and brother of Sir Robert Smirke and of Sir Edward Smirke, was born in London in 1798. He became a pupil of his brother Robert,...

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Edward I'Anson (1812 - 1888)

Edward I'Anson (1812-1888) was an English architect whose works include buildings in London. Life I'Anson, born in St. Laurence Pountney Hill, London, 25 July 1812, was eldest son of Edward I'Anson...

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Lyman Paine (1901 - 1978)

George Lyman Paine, Jr. (November 16, 1901 – July 1, 1978), known as Lyman Paine, was an architect and radical left activist. He is known for his work with the Correspondence Publishing Commit...

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Edward Clarke Cabot (1818 - 1901)

Clarke Cabot (August 17, 1818 – January 5, 1901) was an American architect and artist. Early life Cabot's father was Samuel Cabot Jr., a shipping businessman. His mother was Eliza Perk...

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William Adams Delano (1874 - 1960)

William Adams Delano (January 21, 1874 – January 12, 1960), an American architect, was a partner with Chester Holmes Aldrich in the firm of Delano & Aldrich. The firm worked in the Beaux-Arts ...

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John Hubbard Sturgis (1834 - 1888)

John Hubbard Sturgis (August 5, 1834 - February 14, 1888)[1] was an American architect active in the Boston area. Sturgis was born in Macau, China, the son of Russell Sturgis (1805-1887),[1] a wealth...

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Ogden Codman, Jr. (1863 - 1951)

Ogden Codman, Jr. (January 19, 1863 - January 8, 1951) was a noted American architect and interior decorator in the Beaux-Arts styles, and co-author with Edith Wharton of The Decoration of Houses (18...

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Eero Saarinen (1910 - 1961)

Hän loi näyttävän uran arkkitehtina ja huonekalusuunnittelijana. Hvitträskissä syntynyt Eero Saarinen vietti pienestä pitäen paljon aikaa is&#x...

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Robert D. Farquhar (1872 - 1967)

Robert David Farquhar (23 February 1872 - 6 December 1967) was an architect working in California 1905 - 1940. Early life Farquhar was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of David Webber Farq...

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Major Nathaniel Henry Hutton (USA) (1834 - 1907)

Major Nathaniel Henry Hutton (Washington, D.C. November 18, 1833–Baltimore, Maryland, May 8, 1907) was an American architect and civil engineer. He worked as a surveyor in the American West in...

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Philip Cortelyou Johnson (1906 - 2005)

Philip Cortelyou Johnson (July 8, 1906 – January 25, 2005) was an influential American architect. In 1930, he founded the Department of Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art ...

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Edmund Norwood Bacon (1910 - 2005)

) Edmund Norwood Bacon (May 2, 1910 – October 14, 2005) was a noted American urban planner, architect, educator and author. During his tenure as the Executive Director of the Philadelphia City...

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Benjamin Hicks Stone, III MP

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Edward Durell Stone (1902 - 1978)

Edward Durell Stone (March 9, 1902 - August 6, 1978) was a twentieth century American architect and an early proponent of modern architecture in the United States. Early life Stone was born in ...

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Ralph L. Colton (1891 - 1931)

Biography from the American Architects and Buildings database Nephew of prominent Philadelphia architect Horace Wells Sellers, Ralph Colton was born in Wallingford, PA to Jessie (Sellers) and Sabin W...

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Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller, Jr. MP (1895 - 1983)

Information about Buckminster Fuller from Wikipedia Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller (July 12, 1895 – July 1, 1983) was an American systems theorist, architect, engineer, author, designer, i...

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Charles Luckman (1909 - 1999)

Charles Luckman (May 16, 1909, Kansas City–January 26, 1999, Los Angeles) was a businessman and an American architect, famous as the "Boy Wonder of American Business" when he was named preside...

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Wyatt C. Hedrick (1888 - 1964)

Wyatt Cephus Hedrick (December 17, 1888, in Chatham, Pittsylvania County, Virginia - May 5, 1964, in Houston, Harris County, Texas) was an American architect, engineer, and developer most active in T...

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