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C. William Palmer

architect.

C. William Palmer, American architect.

Background

Palmer, C. William was born on June 30, 1886 in Milford, Michigan, United States. Son of William C. and Anna (Wallace) Palmer.

Education

Student architecture Harvard, 1911-1913. Year’s study abroad, 1913-1914.

Career

Architectural draftsman Albert Kahn, Detroit, 1903-1911, architectural designer, 1914-1915. Private practice architecture, 1915-1917, 24-43, 46—. Member firm Malcomson, Higginbotham & Palmer, 1919-1924.

Membership

Member firm Malcomson, Higginbotham & Palmer, 1919-1924. Member Detroit Housing and Planning Council. Served as captain A.S., United States Army, 1917-1919.

(Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (president Detroit chapter 1932-1934). Member Michigan Society Architects (president 1941-1943), Michigan Engineer Society, Engineering Society Detroit, American Legion, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Club: Detroit Athletic.

Connections

Married Nina Estabrook Nation, June 26, 1926.

father:
William C. Palmer

mother:
Anna (Wallace) Palmer

spouse:
Nina Estabrook Nation