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Francis Y. Joannes

Francis Y. Joannes, American architect. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects; member Beaux Arts Society, Diplome Society, Architectural League, Sigma Xi, Delta Upsilon.

Background

  • Joannes, Francis Y. was born on September 27, 1876 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States. Son of William and Jane (Yeates) Joannes.

  • Education

    • Student The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Armour Institute, 1895-1896. Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Cornell, 1900, graduate fellow, 1900-1901. Diplome, Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, 1906.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Frances Taft. Designer and office manager J. K. Peebles, Norfolk, Virginia, 1901-1903. Senate and House additions to Virginia State Capitol, Plan, Jamestown Exposition, designer Francis H. Kimball, New York City, 1906-1912.

      Office manager Donn Barber, New York City, 1912-1913. Associate Ross and MacDonald, Montreal, Petroquest Energy, 1913-1915. Halifax Ocean Terminals, Toronto Union Station.

      Own practice, New York City, since 1916. Works include: New York Eastern State Hospital for Defective Delinquents, Hilton Village, Virginia, Manhattan Storage & Warehouse Company, Calco Chemical Company’s Plant, Bound Brook, New Jersey, Young Women’s Christian Association buildings, New York City, Medical Center, Springfield, Missouri Department of Justice, also numerous fine residences. Consultant architect large industrial plants.

      Director National Railway Public Company.

    Works

    • Works include: New York Eastern State Hospital for Defective Delinquents, Hilton Village, Virginia, Manhattan Storage & Warehouse Company, Calco Chemical Company’s Plant, Bound Brook, New Jersey, Young Women’s Christian Association buildings, New York City, Medical Center, Springfield, Missouri Department of Justice, also numerous fine residences. Consultant architect large industrial plants. Director National Railway Public Co.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Fellow) The American Institute of Architects. Member Beaux Arts Society, Diplome Society, Architectural League, Sigma Xi, Delta Upsilon. Clubs: Cornell (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Augusta Connor Smith, October 9, 1909.
    • father: William Joannes
    • mother: Jane (Yeates) Joannes
    • spouse: Augusta Connor Smith
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    Born September 27, 1876
    Died June 21, 1952
    (aged 75)
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