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Joe Henry Wildermuth

Joe Henry Wildermuth, American architect. Served with United States Army, 1917-1918.; Member American International Assurance, Indiana Society Architects (vice president 1934-1936), American Legion, National Association Real Estate Appraisers, Sigma Chi, Alpha Rho Chi. Elk.

Background

  • Wildermuth, Joe Henry was born on July 6, 1897 in Pulaski County, Indiana, United States. Son of Elias and Olive (Herrick) Wildermuth.

  • Education

    • Student of University Arizona, 1917-1918. Bachelor of Arts, University Illinois, 1920. Postgraduate real estate valuation University of Chicago 1935.

    Career

    • Architect public schools, Gary, Indiana, 1921-1939. Principal Joe H. Wildermuth & Company, Architects, 1921-1946, Wildermuth & Wildermuth, Gary, Indiana, 1946-1960, Joe H. Wildermuth Emeritus, Marathon Shores, Florida, from 1960. President Washington & 7th Corporation, from 1931.

      Vesta Court Corporation. With Gary Federal Savings & Loan Association, 1935-1960, vice president, president, 1958-1961. Chief appraiser, assistant manager Federal Home Owners Loan Corporation, N.W. Indiana, 1933-1937.

      Chairman Federal Housing Administration N.W., Indiana, 1934-1940. Member federal committee school house design Interior Department, 1933-1944. Chairman Indiana Board Architects, 1933-1945.

      Delaware, Democratic Indiana Convention, 1932, 36, 40.

    Works

    • Author: Real Estate Valuation, 1934. Treatise on School House Design, 1935.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1917-1918. Member American International Assurance, Indiana Society Architects (vice president 1934-1936), American Legion, National Association Real Estate Appraisers, Sigma Chi, Alpha Rho Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Madeleine Havens, January 5, 1923. Children: Richard Lee, Dorthy Ann (Mistress.
    • father: Elias Wildermuth
    • mother: Olive (Herrick) Wildermuth
    • spouse: Madeleine Havens
    • children: Richard Lee Wildermuth
    • Dorthy Ann (Mrs Wildermuth
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    Born July 6, 1897
    Died December 30, 1972
    (aged 75)
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