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Frank Nelson Emerson

architect

Frank Nelson Emerson, American architect. Fellow American Institute Architects; member Illinois Society Architects.; Mason (32 degree).

Background

Emerson, Frank Nelson was born on September 18, 1876 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Son of George Francis and Harriet (Woodruff) Emerson.

Education

Student Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, 1903-1905.

Career

Practiced at Peoria since 1909. Member Hewitt, Emerson & Gregg since 1927. Architect for Proctor Recreational Center, Barker Memorial, Peoria Life Building, Peoria Country Club, Commercial National Bank, Scottish Rite Cathedral, etc.

Membership

Fellow American Institute Architects. Member Illinois Society Architects. Mason (32 degree).; Clubs: University, Cleve Coeur, Country (Peoria).

Connections

father:
George Francis Emerson

mother:
Harriet (Woodruff) Emerson