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George Jacob Albrecht

George Jacob Albrecht, American educator, landscape architect. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946.; Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (president Upstate New York chapter 1962, nat. trustee 1954-1956), American Institute Parks Executives; member Syracuse Society Architects (associate), National Conference State Parks, American Civic and Planning Association.

Background

  • Albrecht, George Jacob was born on August 8, 1908 in Laurel Hill, New York, United States. Son of Jacob and Elizabeth (Glock) Albrecht.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, New York State College Forestry, 1930.

    Career

    • Teacher technical drawing New York City high schools, 1931-1933. Camp superintendent Civilian Conservation Corps, Selkirk Shores State Park, New York, 1933-1934. Landscape architect National Park Service, 1934-1944.

      Professor landscape architecture, department chairman State University School Landscape Architecture at College Forestry, Syracuse, New York, 1946-1968, director School Landscape Architecture, 1968-1969, emeritus director and professor, 1969-1976. Consultant in field, 1950-1976. Chairman New York State Board Examiners Landscape Architecture, 1961-1968.

      Chairman Onondaga County Natural Resources Council, 1955-1959. Member Onondaga Lake Science Council, 1965-1968.

    Membership

    Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946. Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (president Upstate New York chapter 1962, nat. trustee 1954-1956), American Institute Parks Executives. Member Syracuse Society Architects (associate), National Conference State Parks, American Civic and Planning Association.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Virginia Gardner, August 29, 1931. Children: Jessie E. (Mistress.
    • father: Jacob Albrecht
    • mother: Elizabeth (Glock) Albrecht
    • spouse: Sarah Virginia Gardner
    • child: Jessie E. (Mrs Albrecht
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    Born August 8, 1908
    Died March 26, 1976
    (aged 67)
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