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Ben Judah Lubschez

Ben Judah Lubschez, Russian architect. Member Society of Ethical Culture, New New York.


  • Lubschez, Ben Judah was born on May 10, 1881 in Odessa, Russia. Son of David and Fannie (Berkowitz) Lubschez.

  • Education

    • Brought to America, 1884. Graduate Central High School, Kansas City, Missoury, 1898.


    • Began architectural study under Ardiance Van Brunt, Kansas City, 1895, becoming chief draftsman, 1905. Partner, A. Van Brunt & Company, 1909-1913. Succeeded to business in own name, 1913.


    • Author: Perspective, 1913. Over the Drawing Board, 1918. The Story of the Motion Picture, 1920.

      Manhattan—The Magical Island, 1927. Contributor on architectural and photographic topics.


    Member Society of Ethical Culture, New New York.


    • Married Bessie R. Wilson, July 18, 1916. Children: Rose Fay, Davida May.
    • father: David Lubschez
    • mother: Fannie (Berkowitz) Lubschez
    • spouse: Bessie R. Wilson
    • children: Rose Fay Lubschez
    • Davida May Lubschez
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    Born March 10, 1881