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Lucius Read White

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Lucius Read White, American architect.

Background

White, Lucius Read was born on July 20, 1887 in Baltimore. Son of Lucius Read and Cora Virginia (Boarman) White.

Education

Graduate Baltimore City College, 1905. Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1909.

Career

University of Pennsylvania, 1909-1910. Chief draftsman Otto G. Simonson, 1912-1917, associate draftsman, 1917-1921, partner, 1922-1923. Partner Lucius R. White, Junior, Baltimore, 1923-1956, Edward C. White, 1947-1956, Lucius White, Edward White & Associates, from 1956.

President, director Govanston Building Association, Inc., 1925-1952, Midstate Federal Savings & Loan Association, from 1952.

Membership

Member city building code committee, Baltimore, 1937-1942, city fire protection code, 1943-1945, planning committee, from 1945. Member Board Architectural Review, Maryland., 1948-1956, City of Baltimore, from 1952. Member advising committee building code State Maryland., 1950-1951.

(Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (president Baltimore 1941-1942). Member Building Congress of Baltimore (president 1930-1931), Maryland. History Society (governor from 1948).

Universalist-Unitarian (Chairman of the Board 1919-1934). Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Baltimore Country, Kiwanis, Engineers, University.

Connections

Married Roberta Duncan, June 5, 1912. Children: Mildred D., Edward C. Instructor.

father:
Lucius Read White

mother:
Cora Virginia (Boarman) White

spouse:
Roberta Duncan

children:
Mildred D. White

Edward C. Instr White