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Francis Wilshira Roudebush

Francis Wilshira Roudebush, American architect. Served as private United States Army, 1918.; Member American International Assurance, New York State Association Architects, S.R., Municipal Arts Society New York (directory); Club: Century Association (New York City). Architectural works include buildings for Smith College, Princeton, Vassar College.

Background

  • Roudebush, Francis Wilshira was born on April 30, 1899 in Milford, Ohio, United States. Son of Frank Wallace and Stella (Carver) Roudebush.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1922, Master of Fine Arts, 1925.

    Career

    • Draftsman, Delano & Aldrich, architects, 1925-1934. Private architectural practice, New York City, 1934-1975. Instructor architectural design Cooper Union, New York City, 1925-1935.

      Lecturer Princeton, 1948-1951, member of advisory council department art and archaeology. Associate director building services United Service Organizations, 1943-1946.

    Membership

    Served as private United States Army, 1918. Member American International Assurance, New York State Association Architects, S.R., Municipal Arts Society New York (directory). Club: Century Association (New York City).

    Architectural works include buildings for Smith College, Princeton, Vassar College.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Long Summey, May 22, 1931. Children: Ann Carver, Peter Wilshire.
    • father: Frank Wallace Roudebush
    • mother: Stella (Carver) Roudebush
    • spouse: Elizabeth Long Summey
    • children: Ann Carver Roudebush
    • Peter Wilshire Roudebush
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    Born April 30, 1899
    Died March, 1975
    (aged 75)
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