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Frederick Alexander Cuthbert

Frederick Alexander Cuthbert, Canadian design consultant, landscape architect, urban planner. award Oreg; award for service Oreg. Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (past chairman council fellows, past board of trustees, honor award for service Oregon chapter 1975); member American Institute Planners (past Board of Governors.

Background

  • Cuthbert, Frederick Alexander was born on May 7, 1902 in Welland, Ontario, Canada. Son of William Francis and Euphemia Margaret (Oliphant) Cuthbert.

  • Education

    • Came to the United States, 1908, naturalized, 1938. Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1926, M. Landscape Design, 1928.

    Career

    • Teacher, Oregon State College, 1928-1942, U. Oregon, 1932-1942. Charge subregional office National Housing Agency, Portland, Oregon, 1942-1946, assistant regional representative, Seattle, 1946-1947, deputy regional representative Office of Housing Expeditor, 1947. Head department landscape archaeology and urban planning U. Oregon, 1947-1968, dean School Architecture and Allied Arts, 1968-1971.

      Retired, 1971; consultant League of Oregon Cities, 1933-1940. Consultant National Resources Planning Board, 1941-1942. Member environmental impact study team Portland International Airport, 1972.

      Member King County (Washington) Design Commission, 1968-1978. Chairman Eugene (Oregon) Renewal Agency Design Review Team, 1972-1978. Member Oregon State Capitol Planning Commission, 1971-1973.

      Chairman advisory committee Alton Baker Park, Eugene, 1973-1976. Member Master Plan Committee for Mount Pisgah Regional Park, Lane County, Oregon, 1974-1978. Lake Forest (Illinois) Foundation Architects and Landscape Architects scholar, 1928.

      Fulbright research scholar to New Zealand, 1952-1953. Recipient professional honor award Oregon Park and Recreation Society, 1973.

    Works

    • Contributor articles on planning and landscape design to professional journals and mags.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (past chairman council fellows, past board of trustees, honor award for service Oregon chapter 1975). Member American Institute Planners (past Board of Governors.

    Connections

    • Married Elva Mettert, January 1, 1924. Children: Peter, Ann (Mistress.
    • father: William Francis Cuthbert
    • mother: Euphemia Margaret (Oliphant) Cuthbert
    • spouse: Elva Mettert
    • children: Peter Cuthbert
    • Ann (Mrs Cuthbert
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    Born March 7, 1902
    Died September 14, 1978
    (aged 76)
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