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Arthur Peabody

Arthur Peabody, American architect. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects; member Wisconsin Association Engineers, Tau Beta Pi.


  • Peabody, Arthur was born on November 16, 1858 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Selim Hobart and Mary Elizabeth (Pangborn) Peabody.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in architecture, University of Illinois, 1882. The Doctor of Letters, University of Wisconsin, 1930.


    • Architectural work for Chicago Exposition, 1891-1894. Practiced at Chicago, 1894-1905. Architect, University of Wisconsin, 1905-1915, designing 60 buildings for that instruction.

      State architect of Wisconsin, 1915 until retired. Secretary Board Examiners of Architects and Engineers, Wisconsin.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Fellow) The American Institute of Architects. Member Wisconsin Association Engineers, Tau Beta Pi.


    • Married Agnes Langdon Cochrane, 1885. Children: Mistress.
    • father: Selim Hobart Peabody
    • mother: Mary Elizabeth (Pangborn) Peabody
    • spouse: Agnes Langdon Cochrane
    • child: Mrs Peabody
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    Born November 16, 1858
    Died September 6, 1942
    (aged 83)