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Edward Palmer York

architect

Edward Palmer York, American architect. Member American International Assurance, Architectural League New New York.

Background

York, Edward Palmer was born in 1865 in Wellsville, New York, United States. Son of Hiram and Harriett (Palmer) New York.

Education

Studied architecture, Cornell Univercity, 1887-1889, later in office of McKim, Mead & White, New York.

Career

Practiced in New York City, since 1898. Member firm York & Sawyer. Firm architects of New York History Society, Guaranty Trust Company Building, United States Assay Office, Rockefeller, Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat, Ruptured and Crippled Babies, Orthopedic, 5th Avenue, Roosevelt hospitals (New York City), Riggs National Bank (Washington, District of Columbia), Brooklyn Trust Company, Rochester Trust Building and Lincoln National Bank Building (Rochester, New York), Hospital Trust Company (Providence, Rhode Island), buildings at University of Michigan, Vassar, Smith, Middlebury and Rutgers colls., Post Office, Customs House and Courts Building, Honolulu, H.I.

Firm consulting architect to the Treasury Department, Washington, District of Columbia, 1909-1913, and to the Board of Water Supply, City of New New York.

Membership

Member American International Assurance, Architectural League New New York.

Connections

Married Muriel Gould, 1910.

father:
Hiram York

mother:
Harriett (Palmer) York

spouse:
Muriel Gould