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George Jacob Albrecht

educator , landscape architect.

George Jacob Albrecht, American educator, landscape architect. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946.; Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (president Upstate New York chapter 1962, nat. trustee 1954-1956), American Institute Parks Executives; member Syracuse Society Architects (associate), National Conference State Parks, American Civic and Planning Association.

Background

Albrecht, George Jacob was born on August 8, 1908 in Laurel Hill, New York, United States. Son of Jacob and Elizabeth (Glock) Albrecht.

Education

Bachelor of Science, New York State College Forestry, 1930.

Career

Teacher technical drawing New York City high schools, 1931-1933. Camp superintendent Civilian Conservation Corps, Selkirk Shores State Park, New York, 1933-1934. Landscape architect National Park Service, 1934-1944.

Professor landscape architecture, department chairman State University School Landscape Architecture at College Forestry, Syracuse, New York, 1946-1968, director School Landscape Architecture, 1968-1969, emeritus director and professor, 1969-1976. Consultant in field, 1950-1976. Chairman New York State Board Examiners Landscape Architecture, 1961-1968.

Chairman Onondaga County Natural Resources Council, 1955-1959. Member Onondaga Lake Science Council, 1965-1968.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946. Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (president Upstate New York chapter 1962, nat. trustee 1954-1956), American Institute Parks Executives. Member Syracuse Society Architects (associate), National Conference State Parks, American Civic and Planning Association.

Connections

Married Sarah Virginia Gardner, August 29, 1931. Children: Jessie E. (Mistress.

father:
Jacob Albrecht

mother:
Elizabeth (Glock) Albrecht

spouse:
Sarah Virginia Gardner

child:
Jessie E. (Mrs Albrecht