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Austin Willard Lord

Austin Willard Lord, American architect. Member Lord & Hewlett, New York, New York.

Background

  • Lord, Austin Willard was born on June 27, 1860 in Rolling Stone, Minnesota, United States. Son of Orville M. and Martha Elizabeth (Deming) Lord.

  • Education

    • Graduated from State Normal School, Winona, 1881. In architects’ offices at Winona, Minneapolis and St. Paul, 1881-1884. Special course Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1884-1885.

      Took Rotch scholarship, 1888 (2 years abroad). Director American School at Rome, 1894-1896.

    Career

    • Architect to Isthmian Canal Commission, 1912. Professor architecture and director School of Architecture, Columbia University, 1912-1915.

    Membership

    Member Lord & Hewlett, New York, New York.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Elizabeth Gage, January 4, 1887.
    • father: Orville M. Lord
    • mother: Martha Elizabeth (Deming) Lord
    • spouse: Margaret Elizabeth Gage
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    Born June 27, 1860
    Died January 19, 1922
    (aged 61)
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