With Messrs. Ware & Van Brunt, architects, Boston, 1864-1867. Student in Paris, 1867-1869. Assistant in architectural department, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1869-1870.
Assistant architect Treasury Department, Washington, 1871-1874. In partnership with E. C. Cabot, Boston, 1874-1888. Professor architecture, 1888-1911, Massachusetts Institute Technology.
Professor emeritus, 1911. Honorary member American International Assurance. Member board Art Commissioners City of Boston, 1898-1908.
Advisory architect to mayor of Boston, 1896-1900. Author: Construction Details, prepared for the use of the students of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1892. Notes on Limes, Cements.
Mortars and Concretes, 1892. Home: Boston.