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William Robert Ware

William Robert Ware, American architect. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

  • Ware, William Robert was born on May 27, 1832 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Review Henry, Junior and Mary Lovell (Pickard) Ware.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1852, Bachelor of Science, 1856, Doctor of Laws, 1896. Unmarried.

    Career

    • Practiced architecture at Boston, 1860-1881. Professor architecture, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1865-1881, Columbia, 1881-1903, professor emeritus, since 1903.

    Works

    • Author: Modern Perspective, 1882. The American Vignola, 1903.

    Membership

    Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.

    Connections

    • father: Review Henry Ware
    • mother: Mary Lovell (Pickard) Ware
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    Died June 9, 1915
    (aged 83)
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