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Theo Ballou White

Theo Ballou White, American architect. Served to major C.E., Army of the United States, 1942-1945.; Fellow in American Studies.; (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.


  • White, Theo Ballou was born on November 26, 1903 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Wilson and Patsey (Ballou) White.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, 1925.


    • Associate Paul P. Cret, Architect, Philadelphia, 1926-1939. Partner Hatfield, Martin & White, Philadelphia, 1939-1978. Works include Magee Memorial Hospital, Faculty Club of University of Pennsylvania Director Philadelphia Art Alliance.

      Trustee New School Music (Philadelphia).


    • Author: Colonial Mansions of Fairmount Park, 1932. Richmond, City on the James, 1933. History of Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1955.

      Editor: Nineteenth Century Architecture in Philadelphia, 1953. Paul Phillipe Cret, Architect and Teacher, 1973. Fairmount: Philadelphia’s Park, 1975.


    Served to major C.E., Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Fellow in American Studies. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.


    • Married Anne Wood Linn, April.
    • father: Wilson White
    • mother: Patsey (Ballou) White
    • spouse: Anne Wood Linn
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    Born November 26, 1903
    Died December 2, 1978
    (aged 75)