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Architect

Bernard Hersh, American architect. Registered architect, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Florida; licensed professional planner. Recipient Key Man award Junior Chamber of Commerce, Paterson, New Jersey, 1952; placed Prestigious Paris prize, Warren prize.

Background

Hersh, Bernard was born on October 31, 1922 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Israel and Anna (Levy) Hersh.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, University Pennsylvania, 1948. Master of Architecture, University Pennsylvania, 1948.

Career

Principal Bernard Hersh American Institute of Architects, Fair Lawn, New Jersey, since 1954.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Florida. Licensed professional planner.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works included Marathon Enterprises Facilities, East Rutherford, New Jersey, Norelco, Magnavox, Temple Beth Sholom, Fair Lawn, New Jersey, Country Club Towers, Clifton, New Jersey, also shopping centers, New York, Connecticut and New Jersey.

Membership

Member Fair Lawn Borough Council, since 1975, mayor, 1982-1983, 1984-1985, deputy mayor, 1978-1981, 1983-1984. Member Bergen County Transportation Coordinating Committee, 1985. Corporal United States Army Air Corps, 1942-1946.

Member American Institute of Architects, New Jersey Society Architects (board director 1969), Architects League Northern New Jersey (from treasurer to president 1969, Vegliante award 1969), Northern New Jersey Interprofl. Council (president 1973-1974), National Council Architectural Registration Boards (certified).

Connections

Married Mildred Schwartzbard, March 9, 1946. Children: Joseph H., Mitchell E., Marian Hersh Press.

father:
Israel Hersh

mother:
Anna (Levy) Hersh

spouse:
Mildred Schwartzbard

child:
Joseph H. Hersh

child:
Mitchell E. Hersh

child:
Marian Hersh Press Hersh