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Alvin E. Harley

Alvin E. Harley, Canadian architect. Mason, 1903-1908; Fellow American Institute Architects (past president Detroit chapter); member Michigan Society Architects (past president), Engineering Society Detroit, American Cemetery Association, Detroit Executives Association, Newcomen Society, National Cemetery Association; Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).

Background

  • Harley, Alvin E. was born on March 10, 1884 in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada. Son of Frank and Jane (McLeod) Harley.

  • Education

    • Matriculated, London Collegiate Institute, London, Ontario, 1901. Study in private schools, Detroit, Michigan, 1903-1907.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Jean Katherine (Mistress Garrett H. Voorhees). Draftsman and designer, Albert Kahn, George D.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Mason, 1903-1908; Fellow American Institute Architects (past president Detroit chapter). Member Michigan Society Architects (past president), Engineering Society Detroit, American Cemetery Association, Detroit Executives Association, Newcomen Society, National Cemetery Association. Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).

    Clubs: Key, Athletic (Detroit).

    Connections

    • Married Mary A. Slyfield, September 7, 1909.
    • father: Frank Harley
    • mother: Jane (McLeod) Harley
    • spouse: Mary A. Slyfield
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