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R. E. Lee Taylor

R. E. Lee Taylor, American architect. member of the board of review, Public Works Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, 1934-1935; member Executive Committee, Advisory Board, Rockefeller Restoration of Williamsburg, Virginia, 1930-1940.; (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

Background

  • Taylor, R. E. Lee was born on April 9, 1882 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Walter Herron and Elizabeth Selden (Saunders) Taylor.

  • Education

    • Student Norfolk Academy, 1890-1898, Bachelor of Arts, University of Virginia, 1901. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1904.

    Career

    • Private practice of architecture, Norfolk, Virginia, 1906-1917, Baltimore, 1917-1943. Member of the board of review, Public Works Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, 1934-1935. Member Executive Committee, Advisory Board, Rockefeller Restoration of Williamsburg, Virginia, 1930-1940.

    Membership

    Member of the board of review, Public Works Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, 1934-1935. Member Executive Committee, Advisory Board, Rockefeller Restoration of Williamsburg, Virginia, 1930-1940. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

    Clubs: Maryland (Baltimore). Colonnade (University of Virginia).

    Connections

    • Married Lelia Symington Goode, October 21, 1911. Children: (twins) Robert E. L. (United States Navy), Stuart Symington (United States Army).
    • father: Walter Herron Taylor
    • mother: Elizabeth Selden (Saunders) Taylor
    • spouse: Lelia Symington Goode
    • children: (twins) Robert E. L. (United States Navy) Taylor
    • Stuart Symington Taylor (United States Army)
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