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Glen Herbert Thomas

Glen Herbert Thomas, American architect.


  • Thomas, Glen Herbert was born on June 9, 1889 in Waterville, Kansas, United States. Son of Courtney Glendure and Alice Elizabeth (Farwell) Thomas.

  • Education

    • Student architecture, University of Illinois, 1912-1916.


    • Engaged in practice architecture, Wichita, Kansas, 1916-1918, since 1919. Senior partner firm Thomas, Harris & Calvin, architects and engrs., since 1953.


    Denomination: Presbyn


    Member Wichita City Planning Commission, 1927-1938, 40-45. Served with United States Army, 1918. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

    Member Kansas Society Architects (president 1927-1928), Wichita Association Architects (president 1949), Wichita Chamber of Commerce (director 1952-1953), American Legion (past post commander), Wichita City Teachers Association (president 1951-1952), Alpha Rho Chi. Mason (Shriner), Rotarian (past president, secretary), Elk (past exalted ruler). Club: Wichita Knife and Fork (president 1950-1951).


    • Married Onus Pearl Deichman, June 3, 1919. Children: Glen Courtney, Jane Louise (Mistress.
    • father: Courtney Glendure Thomas
    • mother: Alice Elizabeth (Farwell) Thomas
    • spouse: Onus Pearl Deichman
    • children: Glen Courtney Thomas
    • Jane Louise (Mrs Thomas
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    Died November 19, 1962
    (aged 73)