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Bruce Goff

Bruce Goff, American architect, educator, painter. Served with United States Navy, Sea Bees, 1941-1944.; Member Tau Sigma Delta.

Background

  • Goff, Bruce was born on June 8, 1904 in Alton, Kansas, United States. Son of Corliss Arthur and Maude Rose (Furbeck) Goff.

  • Education

    • Student pub.

    Career

    • Apprentice, Rush, Endacott & Rush, architects, Tulsa, 1916-1926. Member Rush, Endacott & Goff, 1926-1933. Teacher Chicago Academy Fine Arts, 1935-1941.

      Private practice, Chicago, 1934-1941. New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, Maryland., Chicago and California from 1944. Design director, show room Libbey Owens Ford Glass Company, Chicago.

      Designer Boston Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church, Page Warehouse, Tulsa Building, Guaranty Laundry, Tulsa, houses. Chicago, structures Aleutian Islands (Navy), camp parks, California, building projects U. Oklahoma. Professor and chairman school architecture U. Oklahoma from 1946.

    Works

    • Author articles in professional journals and foreign mags.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, Sea Bees, 1941-1944. Member Tau Sigma Delta.

    Connections

    • father: Corliss Arthur Goff
    • mother: Maude Rose (Furbeck) Goff
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