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Harvey A. Schwab

Harvey A. Schwab, American architect. member of the board Pittsburgh Concert Society, Bach Choir of Pittsburgh; (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (vice Chairman of Commission on practice 1953); member Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Schwab, Harvey A. was born on April 4, 1887 in New Philadelphia, Ohio, United States. Son of Jacob and Sophia (Fegthling) Schwab.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, 1908. Student Ecole des Beaux Arts, American Academy in Rome.

    Career

    • Stewardson traveling fellowship, 1909-1910. Instructor University of Pennsylvania, 1910. Assistant professor Carnegie Institute Technology 1911-1913.

      Practice of architecture since 1913.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of the board Pittsburgh Concert Society, Bach Choir of Pittsburgh. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (vice Chairman of Commission on practice 1953). Member Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Ruth Eshelman, June 18, 1921. Children: Charles Richard, Robert Harvey.
    • father: Jacob Schwab
    • mother: Sophia (Fegthling) Schwab
    • spouse: Helen Ruth Eshelman
    • children: Charles Richard Schwab
    • Robert Harvey Schwab
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    Died January 12, 1956
    (aged 68)
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