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William Aiken Starrett

William Aiken Starrett, American architect, engineer. member Starrett & Van Vleck, March 1913-January 1, 1918.; Member Plattsburg Training Camp, 1916.

Background

  • Starrett, William Aiken was born on June 14, 1877 in Lawrence, Kansas, United States. Son of William A. and Helen (Ekin) Starrett.

  • Education

    • Educated University of Michigan, 1893-1895, Bachelor of Science in C.E., 1917.

    Career

    • A founder, 1901, Vice-President Thompson-Starrett Company, general contractors, New York, continuing until 1913. Member Starrett & Van Vleck, March 1913-January 1, 1918.

    Works

    • Author: Skyscrapers and the Men Who Build Them, 1929.

    Membership

    Member Starrett & Van Vleck, March 1913-January 1, 1918. Member Plattsburg Training Camp, 1916.

    Connections

    • Married Eloise Gedney, June 14, 1900. Children: Helen Ruth, David.
    • father: William A. Starrett
    • mother: Helen (Ekin) Starrett
    • spouse: Eloise Gedney
    • children: Helen Ruth Starrett
    • David Starrett
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    Born June 14, 1877
    Died March 26, 1932
    (aged 54)
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