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Samuel Breck Parkman Trowbridge

Samuel Breck Parkman Trowbridge, American architect. member firm Trowbridge & Livingston.; Served as; member National Institute Arts and Letters. Chevalier Legion of Honor, France.

Background

  • Trowbridge, Samuel Breck Parkman was born on May 20, 1862 in New York, United States. Son of General William P. and Lucy (Parkman) Trowbridge.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Trinity, 1883, Master of Arts, 1891. Bachelor of Philosophy, Columbia University School of Architecture, 1886. School of Classical Studies, Athens, Greece, and École des Beaux Arts, Paris (atelier, Daumet-Girault).

      (Doctor of Science, Trinity College, 1910).

    Career

    • After graduation from School of Architecture, 1886, sent out by Archæol. Institute to superintend erection of building of America School of Classical Studies, Athens, Greece. After study in Paris, returned to New York and was 4 years in office of George B. Post.

      Member firm Trowbridge & Livingston.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member firm Trowbridge & Livingston. Served as; member National Institute Arts and Letters. Chevalier Legion of Honor, France.

    Connections

    • Married Sophia Pennington Taller, January 26, 1896.
    • father: General William P. Trowbridge
    • mother: Lucy (Parkman) Trowbridge
    • spouse: Sophia Pennington Taller
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    Born March 20, 1862
    Died January 29, 1925
    (aged 62)
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