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Harry Talfourd Frost

city planner , architect.

Harry Talfourd Frost, British city planner, architect. Member American Institute Architects, Sigma Chi.

Background

Frost, Harry Talfourd was born on February 3, 1887 in Hanley, England. Son of Samuel and Annie Maria (Hughes) Frost.

Education

Student Ohio State University, 1903-1906. Bachelor of Science, George Washington University, 1910.

Career

Began in office United States supervising architect, Washington, 1910. Became associate with Edward H. Bennett, 1912. Member Bennett, Parsons & Frost, 1922-1937, Bennett & Frost since 1937.

Prepared city development plans for Phoenix, Pasadena, St. Paul, Fort Wayne, Palm Beach, Davenport, Quezon City (P.I.) and others. Designer of Camp Las Casas, P.R., Camp Grant, United States Botanic Garden Conservatory, Federal Trade Commission Building (Washington), William Wrigley, Junior Memorial (Santa Catalina Island, California), City Park (New Orleans), etc. Tec. adviser Chicago Board of Zoning Appeals, 1923-1924.

City planning and architectural adviser to Commonwealth of P.I., 1940-1941, on the new Capital City, resort cities of Tagaytay and Dansalan, National Exposition, University of Philippines and Capitol Building.

Membership

Member American Institute Architects, Sigma Chi. Clubs: Army and Navy of Manila, Tavern, Arts.

Connections

Married Charlette Quinn Wright, April.

father:
Samuel Frost

mother:
Annie Maria (Hughes) Frost

spouse:
Charlette Quinn Wright