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Winsor Soule

Winsor Soule, American architect. member California State Board Architectural Examiners, 1940-1950, president, 1943-1945; member California Council Architects, 1948-1949.; (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

Background

  • Soule, Winsor was born on November 3, 1883 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Son of Richard Herman and Ida Helen (Whittemore) Soule.

  • Education

    • Graduated from St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., 1902. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1906. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1907.

    Career

    • Divorced October 1926). Married second, Madeleine Bradbury, November 3, 1926 (deceased). 1 son, Winsor, Junior.

      Married 3d, M. Barbara Baker, April 30, 1929. 1 daughter Barbara Idaho Draftsman with Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson, Boston, 1907-1908. Associate architect, development Bryn Mawr College, 1908-1909.

      Draftsman, superintendent with Allen & Collens, Boston, 1909-1911. Practiced architecture with Russell Ray, Santa Barbara, California, 1912-1917. Private practice, 1917-1921.

      With John Frederic Murphy and T. Mitchell Hastings, 1921-1925. With John Frederic Murphy, 1925-1953. Partner Winsor Soule and Glen G. Mosher, architects, since 1954.

      Consultant on church architecture to Lutheran Synod of Southern California, 1938-1942, to Presbyterian Synod of California, southern area, since 1945. Supervising architect Santa Barbara college University of California, 1949-1952. Chairman Board Park Commissioners, Santa Barbara, 1925.

      Member California State Board Architectural Examiners, 1940-1950, president, 1943-1945. Member California Council Architects, 1948-1949.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member California State Board Architectural Examiners, 1940-1950, president, 1943-1945. Member California Council Architects, 1948-1949. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

    Clubs: University, Rotary, Harvard, Santa Barbara.

    Connections

    • Married Judith B. de Forest, October 1907.; married second, Madeleine Bradbury, November 3, 1926 (deceased).; married 3d, M. Barbara Baker, April.
    • father: Richard Herman Soule
    • mother: Ida Helen (Whittemore) Soule
    • spouses: Judith B. de Forest
    • Madeleine Bradbury
    • M. Barbara Baker
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    Born November 3, 1883
    Died August 19, 1954
    (aged 70)
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