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James Leal Greenleaf

James Leal Greenleaf, American landscape architect. Member National Commission Fine Arts.

Background

  • Greenleaf, James Leal was born on July 30, 1857 in Kortright, New York, United States. Son of Thomas and Eleanor (Leal) Greenleaf.

  • Education

    • C.E., School of Mines (Columbia), 1880.

    Career

    • 1 son, Donald Leal. Special agent 10th Census, reporting on water power of the Northwest, 1880-1882. With engineering department of Columbia University, 1882-1894, advancing to Adjunct Professor. Private practice, since 1894.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member National Commission Fine Arts.

    Connections

    • Married Bertha Potts, June 4, 1889 (died 1911).
    • father: Thomas Greenleaf
    • mother: Eleanor (Leal) Greenleaf
    • spouse: Bertha Potts
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    Born July 30, 1857
    Died April 15, 1933
    (aged 75)
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