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Peter Bonnett Wight

Peter Bonnett Wight, American architect. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (president Illinois Chapter, 1911).

Background

  • Wight, Peter Bonnett was born on August 1, 1838 in New York, United States. Son of Amherst and Joanna G. (Sanderson) Wight.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, College City of New York, 1855.

    Career

    • Practiced architecture, New York, 1861-1871, Chicago, since 1871. Secretary Illinois State Board Examiners of Architects, 1897-1914. Editor the Fireproof Magazine, 1904-1908.

    Works

    • Editor the Fireproof Magazine, 1904-1908.

    Membership

    Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (president Illinois Chapter, 1911).

    Connections

    • Married Marion Onley, of Norwich, England, March 19, 1882.
    • father: Amherst Wight
    • mother: Joanna G. (Sanderson) Wight
    • spouse: Marion Onley
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