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Albert Charles Schweizer

college administrator , city planner

Albert Charles Schweizer, American college administrator, city planner. Served from captain to major Military Government European Civil Affairs Division Army, 1943-1945; Member American Society Planning Officials, American Institute Planners, Architectural League of New York, Delta Alpha.; Club: Lotos.

Background

Schweizer, Albert Charles was born on January 28, 1900 in New York City. Son of Albert Conrad and Charlotta Gaudineer (McTerney) Schweizer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City College New York, 1920. Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1923, M. Architecture, 1924. Graduate studies, Columbia, New York University.

Studied housing and planning in Europe, 1926.

Career

Engineering draftsman, 1920. Architectural designer in New York and Boston, 1923-1929. Instructor architecture Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1923-1925.

Successively instructor, professor and director School Architecture and Allied Arts, New York University, 1927-1943. Practice as registered architect, New York, 1929-1943. Principal planning technician National Resources Planning Board, 1942-1943.

Planning consultant Civil Aeronautics Administration, 1943.

Works

  • Co-author: You Can Design, 1939. Action for Cities, 1943.

Membership

Served from captain to major Military Government European Civil Affairs Division Army, 1943-1945. Member American Society Planning Officials, American Institute Planners, Architectural League of New York, Delta Alpha. Club: Lotos.

Connections

Married Jean Ford, February 11, 1928. Children: June Joyce, Ann Gaudineer.

father:
Albert Conrad Schweizer

mother:
Charlotta Gaudineer (McTerney) Schweizer

spouse:
Jean Ford

children:
June Joyce Schweizer

Ann Gaudineer Schweizer