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James Mclaren White

James Mclaren White, American architect.


  • White, James Mclaren was born on October 16, 1867 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Samuel Holmes and Jennie (McLaren) White.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in architecture, University of Illinois, 1890. Studied Paris, France, and Polytechnic High School, Munich, Germany, 1894-1895.


    • 1 daughter, Adelaide Louise. Connected with University of Illinois, since 1890. Supervising architect and professor architectural engineering, since 1907, and superintendent business operations, 1922.

      Dean College of Engineering, 1905-1907. President National Council Architectural Registration Bds., since 1931. Governor 41st district Rotary International, 1923-1924.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Unitarian


    • Married Edith A. Shattuck, June 15, 1899.
    • father: Samuel Holmes White
    • mother: Jennie (McLaren) White
    • spouse: Edith A. Shattuck
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    Born October 16, 1867
    Died February 6, 1933
    (aged 65)