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Lucius Read White

Lucius Read White, American architect.


  • White, Lucius Read was born on July 20, 1887 in Baltimore. Son of Lucius Read and Cora Virginia (Boarman) White.

  • Education

    • Graduate Baltimore City College, 1905. Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1909.


    • University of Pennsylvania, 1909-1910. Chief draftsman Otto G. Simonson, 1912-1917, associate draftsman, 1917-1921, partner, 1922-1923. Partner Lucius R. White, Junior, Baltimore, 1923-1956, Edward C. White, 1947-1956, Lucius White, Edward White & Associates, from 1956.

      President, director Govanston Building Association, Inc., 1925-1952, Midstate Federal Savings & Loan Association, from 1952.


    Member city building code committee, Baltimore, 1937-1942, city fire protection code, 1943-1945, planning committee, from 1945. Member Board Architectural Review, Maryland., 1948-1956, City of Baltimore, from 1952. Member advising committee building code State Maryland., 1950-1951.

    (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (president Baltimore 1941-1942). Member Building Congress of Baltimore (president 1930-1931), Maryland. History Society (governor from 1948).

    Universalist-Unitarian (Chairman of the Board 1919-1934). Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Baltimore Country, Kiwanis, Engineers, University.


    • Married Roberta Duncan, June 5, 1912. Children: Mildred D., Edward C. Instructor.
    • father: Lucius Read White
    • mother: Cora Virginia (Boarman) White
    • spouse: Roberta Duncan
    • children: Mildred D. White
    • Edward C. Instr White
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    Born July 20, 1887