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Leif Ericson Olsen

architect.

Leif Ericson Olsen, American architect. Recipient Top Plant of Year award Factory magazine, 1957. member firm Olsen & Urbain. Director DuPage Trust Company (Illinois). Trustee John G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago; Served with United States Navy, World War I.; Member American International Assurance (Citation of Merit award Chicago chapter 1955, 57).; Club: Glen Oak Country (Glen Ellyn, Illinois).

Background

Olsen, Leif Ericson was born on July 18, 1892 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Ole T. and Inga (Abrahamsen) Olsen.

Education

Student Young Men’s Christian Association College, Beaux-Arts Institute Design.

Career

Member firm Olsen & Urbain. Director DuPage Trust Company (Illinois). Trustee John G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago.

Director Chicago Municipal Art League.

Membership

Member firm Olsen & Urbain. Director DuPage Trust Company (Illinois). Trustee John G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago.

Served with United States Navy, World War I. Member American International Assurance (Citation of Merit award Chicago chapter 1955, 57). Club: Glen Oak Country (Glen Ellyn, Illinois).

Connections

Married Goldie A. Andersen, March 4, 1916. Children: Leif Eric, Donald A. Apprentice Otis & Clark, Chicago.

father:
Ole T. Olsen

mother:
Inga (Abrahamsen) Olsen

spouse:
Goldie A. Andersen

children:
Leif Eric Olsen

Donald A. Apprentice Otis & Clark Olsen

Chgo Olsen