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Owen Brainard

Owen Brainard, American civil engineer. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

Background

  • Brainard, Owen was born on March 10, 1865 in Haddam, Connecticut, United States. Son of Hubert and Cynthia V. (Brainerd) Brainard.

  • Education

    • Education public and private schools.

    Career

    • Began as chief engineer Carrere & Hastings. architects, New York, 1893, admitted to partnership, 1901. Architect or builder: New York Public Library. Yale bi-centennial buildings.

      Goldwin Smith Hall, Cornell Univercity. Senate and House office building, Washington. Alterations to the United States Capitol.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Fellow) The American Institute of Architects.

    Connections

    • Married Jean Sawyer, March 10, 1909.
    • father: Hubert Brainard
    • mother: Cynthia V. (Brainerd) Brainard
    • spouse: Jean Sawyer
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    Died April 2, 1919
    (aged 54)
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