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Harvey A. Schwab

architect

Harvey A. Schwab, American architect. member of the board Pittsburgh Concert Society, Bach Choir of Pittsburgh; (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (vice Chairman of Commission on practice 1953); member Sigma Xi.

Background

Schwab, Harvey A. was born on April 4, 1887 in New Philadelphia, Ohio, United States. Son of Jacob and Sophia (Fegthling) Schwab.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, 1908. Student Ecole des Beaux Arts, American Academy in Rome.

Career

Stewardson traveling fellowship, 1909-1910. Instructor University of Pennsylvania, 1910. Assistant professor Carnegie Institute Technology 1911-1913.

Practice of architecture since 1913.

Membership

Member of the board Pittsburgh Concert Society, Bach Choir of Pittsburgh. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (vice Chairman of Commission on practice 1953). Member Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Helen Ruth Eshelman, June 18, 1921. Children: Charles Richard, Robert Harvey.

father:
Jacob Schwab

mother:
Sophia (Fegthling) Schwab

spouse:
Helen Ruth Eshelman

children:
Charles Richard Schwab

Robert Harvey Schwab