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William Symmes Richardson

William Symmes Richardson, American architect. Member McKim, Mead & White for many years from 1906, retired; Served with American Red Cross, in Italy, 1918. Honorary correspondent; member American Institute Architects.

Background

  • Richardson, William Symmes was born on February 1, 1873 in Kingston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edwin Harmon and Caroline (Symmes) Richardson.

  • Education

    • University of California, 2 years, class of 1894. Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1½ years. 1½ years abroad and at École des Beaux Arts, Paris.

      Unmarried.

    Membership

    Member McKim, Mead & White for many years from 1906, retired. Served with American Red Cross, in Italy, 1918. Honorary correspondent.

    Member American Institute Architects.

    Connections

    • father: Edwin Harmon Richardson
    • mother: Caroline (Symmes) Richardson
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    Died April 5, 1931
    (aged 58)
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