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Ernst Denis Payer

Ernst Denis Payer, Austrian architect. Recipient 1st medal housing Ohio Society Architects, 1947; 1st medal craftsmanship Cleveland Museum Art, 1951; 1st award Ohio Society Illuminating Engineers, 1966. Member Illuminating Engineers Society, American International Assurance, American Society Landscape Architects.

Background

  • Payer, Ernst Denis was born on July 17, 1904 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Ernst and Friederike (Dubsky) Payer.

  • Education

    • Came to the United States, 1936, naturalized, 1939. Bachelor of Architecture, Academy of Art, Vienna, 1936. Doctor of Philosophy.

      Political Science, U. Vienna, 1927. Master in Architecture, Harvard University, 1938.

    Career

    • Architect, New York City, 1939-1946. Architect Ernst Payer & Associates, Cleveland, 1946-1981.

    Works

    • Contributor to books, articles to professional journals in the United States and Europe.

    Membership

    Member Illuminating Engineers Society, American International Assurance, American Society Landscape Architects. Clubs: Rowfant, Rotary (Cleveland).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy G. Shepherd.
    • father: Ernst Payer
    • mother: Friederike (Dubsky) Payer
    • spouse: Dorothy G. Shepherd.
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    Born July 17, 1904
    Died April 3, 1981
    (aged 76)
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