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Harvey Wiley Corbett

architect

Harvey Wiley Corbett, American architect.

Background

Corbett, Harvey Wiley was born on January 8, 1873 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Samuel James (Doctor of Medicine and Elizabeth Jane (Wiley) C. (M.D.).

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of California, 1895, honorary Doctor of Laws, 1930. Graduate Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, 1900. Honorary Master of Architecture, Liverpool U., 1925.

Honorary Doctor of Letters, Columbia, 1929.

Career

John Maxwell. Lecturer in architecture at Columbia. Member of advisory board school of Architecture Princeton. Former architect member Fine Arts Commission State of New York and built Maryland Institute, Springfield (Massachusetts) Municipal Group, New York School Applied Design for Women, Bush Terminal Office Building (New York), Bush House, London, Holy Innocents Church (Brooklyn), George Washington.

Membership

Clubs: Rockefeller Center Luncheon, Faculty of Columbia, Quail, Town Hall.

Connections

Married Gail Sherman, June 28, 1905. Children: Jean.

father:
Samuel James Corbett

spouse:
Gail Sherman

child:
Jean Corbett