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Charles Zeller Klauder

Charles Zeller Klauder, American architect. member Day Brother & Klauder, 1911-1913, Day Brothers & Klauder, 1913-1918, now Charles Z. Klauder. Consulting architect Harkness Memorial Dormitories, Yale University.

Background

  • Klauder, Charles Zeller was born on February 9, 1872 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Louis and Anna Caroline (Koehler) Klauder.

  • Education

    • Educated Philadelphia schools, School Industrial Arts (Pennsylvania Museum). Master of Fine Arts, Princeton, 1921, title of Doctor.

    Career

    • Entered office F. M. Day & Brother, 1900. Member Day Brother & Klauder, 1911-1913, Day Brothers & Klauder, 1913-1918, now Charles Z. Klauder. Consulting architect Harkness Memorial Dormitories, Yale University.

      Supervising architect University of Delaware, Pennsylvania State College, Franklin and Marshall College, St. Paul’s School, Southwestern U., Lafayette College, Hill School. Executive architect Holder Hall group and other buildings, Princeton University. Cathedral of Learning, Heinz Memorial Chapel and Stephen Foster Memorial Building, University of Pittsburgh.

      Also for buildings at various institutions, among them, Brown U., Cornell, University of Colorado, Denver U., University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State College, Yale University, Wellesley College, Concordia Seminary, Mercersburg Academy, Hill School, St. Paul School, Staunton Military Academy, Albion College, Drew U., Boy Scout Headquarters at Philadelphia and bank for Drexel & Company, Philadelphia. Chairman of Commission consultant architects unites states department Treasury, 1935-1937.

    Works

    • Co-author: College Architecture in America.

    Membership

    Member Day Brother & Klauder, 1911-1913, Day Brothers & Klauder, 1913-1918, now Charles Z. Klauder. Consulting architect Harkness Memorial Dormitories, Yale University.

    Connections

    • Married Fredericka Mathilda Bower, February 27, 1901. Children: Elfrieda Marie, Charles Zeller.
    • father: Louis Klauder
    • mother: Anna Caroline (Koehler) Klauder
    • spouse: Fredericka Mathilda Bower
    • children: Elfrieda Marie Klauder
    • Charles Zeller Klauder
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    Born February 9, 1872
    Died October 30, 1938
    (aged 66)
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