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Architect

Philip Ives, American architect. Decorated Knight Order St. John of Jerusalem. Board directors Yale Alumni Fund, 1950-1955. Fellow American Institute of Architects; associate National Academy of Design; member Architectural League New York, Guild for Religious Architecture (director 1976-1977), Century Association, Pilgrims of the United States, Psi Upsilon. Club: Field (Greenwich, Connecticut) (past president).

Background

Ives, Philip was born on August 8, 1904 in New York City. Son of Kenneth and Edith (Appleton) Ives.

Education

Student, Yale University, 1927.

Career

Designer, associate Ewing & Allen and Leigh Hill French, Junior, 1927-1932. Practice architecture under firm name Philip Ives, New York City, 1932-1987. Senior project planner FPHA, World World War II.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Important works include St. Barnabas Church, Greenwich (award Church Architectural Guild American), Corporation Research Lab, Sterling Forest, New York (certificate of merit New York State Association Architects), Quarry Knolls Housing, Greenwich (Honor award for design excellence Federal Housing and Home Finance Agency), Chapel of St. Jude, Georgetown, Washington (Honor award Guild for Religious Architecture), First Presbyterian Church, New Canaan, Connecticut, Visitors' Reception Center Gunston Hall Plantation, Lorton, Virginia, guest suites, Colonial Williamsburg (Virginia) Foundation. Author, editor: The Nativity in Stained Glass, 1977.

Membership

Board directors Yale Alumni Fund, 1950-1955. Fellow American Institute of Architects. Associate National Academy of Design.

Member Architectural League New York, Guild for Religious Architecture (director 1976-1977), Century Association, Pilgrims of the United States, Psi Upsilon. Club: Field (Greenwich, Connecticut) (past president).

Connections

Married Sarah Manning Holter, November 10, 1928. Children– Elizabeth Ives Clark, Sarah Ives Scully, Philip Appleton.

father:
Kenneth Ives

mother:
Edith (Appleton) Ives

spouse:
Sarah Manning Holter

child:
Elizabeth Ives Clark Ives

child:
Sarah Ives Scully Ives

child:
Philip Appleton Ives