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Richard Stewart Colley (1910 - 1983)

Richard Stewart Colley, architect and city planner, son of Richard Bertram and Irene (Stewart) Colley, was born in Fort Worth, Texas, on June 18, 1910. Soon afterward his family moved to Yoakum, where ...

3/4/2022 3/4/2022

Richard King Mellon (1899 - 1970)

King Mellon (June 19, 1899 – June 3, 1970), commonly known as R.K., was an American financier from Ligonier, Pennsylvania.BiographyThe son of Richard B. Mellon, nephew of Andrew W. Mellon, and grandson...

5/29/2007 7/14/2021

Carl T. Jones (1908 - 1967)

Carl T. Jones was a prominent local citizen and civil engineer. From an early Madison County pioneering family, he deeply cared about Huntsville, Alabama and the future of the city. He was involved in ...

6/21/2021 6/21/2021

Dr. Donald Appleyard (1928 - 1982)

Sidney Appleyard (July 26, 1928 – September 23, 1982) was an English-American urban designer and theorist, teaching at the University of California, Berkeley.Born in England, Appleyard studied first ar...

9/5/2018 6/7/2021

Cecil Abraham Alexander, Jr. MP (1918 - 2013)

Atlanta architect and civic leader. Active participant in the civic and political life of Atlanta during the 1950s. He was appointed by Mayor William B. Hartsfield to chair the Citizen's Advisory Commi...

1/7/2009 10/15/2020

Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Eliot was the grandson of his namesake Charles William Eliot, president of Harvard University, and nephew of renowned landscape architect Charles Eliot. Eliot graduate...

12/30/2008 1/4/2020

"Andrew Haswell Green (1820 - November 13, 1903) was a New York lawyer, city planner, civic leader and agitator for reform. Called by some historians a hundred years later "the 19th century Robert Mose...

6/23/2011 1/27/2018

George Mortimer Pullman MP (1831 - 1897)

Mortimer Pullman (March 3, 1831 – October 19, 1897) was an American inventor and industrialist. He is known as the inventor of the Pullman sleeping car, and for violently suppressing striking workers i...

3/11/2009 8/13/2015

Walt Disney MP (1901 - 1966)

"Micky Mouse's Father", "Walt"

Father Elias Disney born 1859 died 1941 Walter Elias Disney was a multiple Academy Award-winning American film producer, director, screenwriter, voice actor, animator, entrepreneur and philanthropist...

4/24/2007 8/13/2015

James Wilson Rouse (1914 - 1996)

"Jim"

James Wilson Rouse was the founder of The Rouse Company, a pioneering American real estate developer, urban planner, civic activist, and later, free enterprise-based philanthropist. He is the maternal ...

5/27/2011 8/13/2015

Edmund Norwood Bacon (1910 - 2005)

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 Planning Commissi...

6/24/2009 8/13/2015

Robert Moses MP (1888 - 1981)

Moses (December 18, 1888 – July 29, 1981) was the "master builder" of mid-20th century New York City, Long Island, Rockland County, and Westchester County, New York. As the shaper of a modern city, he ...

12/19/2014 8/13/2015

Frank Lloyd Wright MP (1867 - 1959)

"Frank Lincoln /Wright/", "Frank Lincoln Wright"

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 ...

8/14/2007 8/13/2015

Walter Burley Griffin MP (1876 - 1937)

Burley Griffin (November 24, 1876 – February 11, 1937) was an American architect and landscape architect. He is known for designing Canberra, Australia's capital city. He has been credited with the dev...

4/20/2010 8/13/2015

Daniel Hudson Burnham MP (1846 - 1912)

"Daniel H Burnham"

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...

1/24/2008 8/13/2015

Brigham Young MP (1801 - 1877)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Brigham Young (June 1, 1801 – August 29, 1877) was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and was the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latte...

1/23/2007 8/13/2015

Rutherfurd (September 20, 1760 – February 23, 1840) was an American politician and land surveyor.John Rutherfurd was born in New York City. His parents were Walter and Mary (Alexander) Rutherfurd. Walt...

4/15/2008 8/13/2015

Senator Gouverneur Morris, I MP (1751 - 1816)

Morris (January 31, 1752 – November 6, 1816), was an American statesman, a Founding Father of the United States, and a native of New York City who represented Pennsylvania in the Constitutional Convent...

9/8/2008 8/13/2015

Sir Ebenezer Howard MP (c.1850 - 1928)

Sir Ebenezer Howard OBE (29 January 1850 – 1 May 1928) is known for his publication Garden Cities of To-morrow (1898), the description of a utopian city in which people live harmoniously together with ...

7/24/2013 8/13/2015

Joseph Smith, Jr., Prophet MP (1805 - 1844)

... photo found of Joseph Smith, Jr. Joseph Smith, Jr. (23 December 1805 – 27 June 1844) was the founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), a church whose adherents regard him ...

1/26/2007 8/13/2015

Major Andrew Ellicott (1754 - 1820)

Ellicotts of Mass and Maryland Wikipedia Andrew Ellicott (January 24, 1754 – August 28, 1820) was a U.S. surveyor who helped map many of the territories west of the Appalachians, surveyed the boundarie...

6/24/2008 8/13/2015

Thomas Holme (1624–1695) was the first Surveyor General of Pennsylvania to actually serve, in which capacity he laid out the original plan for the city of Philadelphia.Date and place of birth have also...

5/29/2008 8/13/2015

William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania MP (1644 - 1718)

"The Quaker"

Overview William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718) was an English founder and "Absolute Proprietor" of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future U.S. State o...

7/31/2007 8/13/2015

Charles Follen McKim (1847 - 1909)

Follen McKim FAIA (August 24, 1847 – September 14, 1909) was one of the most prominent American Beaux-Arts architects of the late 19th century. Along with Stanford White, he provided the architectural ...

9/6/2008 8/13/2015

Sir Christopher Wren, PRS MP (1632 - 1723)

Sir Christopher Wren PRS 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 ...

12/16/2008 8/13/2015

Augustus Brevoort Woodward MP (1774 - 1827)

"Elias Brevoort Woodward", "Augustus Brevoort Woodward"

Augustus Brevoort Woodward (born Elias Brevoort Woodward in November 1774, died 12 July 1827) was the first Chief Justice of the Michigan Territory, appointed by his friend Thomas Jefferson . He was ne...

1/10/2015 8/13/2015