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Harry Bergen Wheelock

Harry Bergen Wheelock, American architect. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (also Illinois Chapter.

Background

  • Wheelock, Harry Bergen was born on July 12, 1861 in Galesburg, Illinois, United States. Son of George I. and Sylvia M. (Field) Bergen.

  • Education

    • After parents’ death, 1869, was adopted by O. L. Wheelock, of Chicago. Educated grammar and high schools, Chicago. C.E. course, University of Michigan, 1881-1883.

    Career

    • Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (also Illinois Chapter. President Chicago Chapter, 1925-1927). President Illinois Society Architects, 1898, 1906.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (also Illinois Chapter.

    Connections

    • Married Irene Frances Grosvenor, June 15, 1886. Children: Sara Grosvenor, Loyal Bergen.
    • father: George I. Bergen
    • mother: Sylvia M. (Field) Bergen
    • spouse: Irene Frances Grosvenor
    • children: Sara Grosvenor Wheelock
    • Loyal Bergen Wheelock
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    Died January 8, 1934
    (aged 72)
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