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Sumner P. Hunt

Sumner P. Hunt, American architect. Fellow American Institute Architects.


  • Hunt, Sumner P. was born on May 8, 1865 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Stephen P. and Harriet (Conklin) Hunt.

  • Education

    • Educated private schools. Studied architecture in office of Clarence B. Cutler, of Troy, New York, and New York City.


    • 1 daughter, Louise. Settled in Los Angeles, California, 1889. Was member Hunt & Burns until 1930. In practice alone, since 1930.

      Architect of the South West Museum, Los Angeles Country Club Wilshire Country Club, Automobile Club, Ebell Club, Los Angeles Tennis Club, Roosevelt and Alhambra high schools, Robert Louis Stevenson Junior High School, Academic Hall, Scripps College, Claremont, California, Bancroft Junior High School, new buildings Virgil Junior High School, new Louis Pasteur Junior High School. Also many residences, etc., in Los Los Angeles.


    Fellow American Institute Architects.


    • Married Mary Hancock Chapman, January 21, 1892.
    • father: Stephen P. Hunt
    • mother: Harriet (Conklin) Hunt
    • spouse: Mary Hancock Chapman
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    Born March 8, 1865
    Died November 19, 1938
    (aged 73)