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RICHARD H. MARR Edit Profile

Architect

Richard H. Marr was american architect, practiced in Detroit, designed several apartment houses and private homes.

Background

Richard H. Marr was born in 1886 in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Education

The youth studied architecture in Boston and entered the office of Thomas M. James for a period of supplementary training.

Career

He entered the office of Thomas M. James for a period of supplementary training. Returning to his native city Mr. Marr found employment with the late George D. Mason with whom he was associated for a number of years, leaving in 1915 to open his own office. During his practice in Detroit he was architect of the Kiefer Land Company Building, R. L. Polk Building, and several apartment houses and private homes. In March of 1946, only a month before Mr. Marr’s death, his son Carl joined him in practice.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Architects Building in Detroit, Michigan.

      (The Architects Building is a seven-story building built i...)

Membership

He had been a member of the Detroit Chapter, A. I. A. after 1921, belonged to the Michigan Society of Architects and a number of civic organizations.

Connections

son:
Carl Marr - Architect

In March of 1946, only a month before Mr. Marr’s death, his son Carl joined him in practice.

employer:
Thomas M. James

Richard H. Marr entered the office of Thomas M. James for a period of supplementary training.

coworker:
George D. Mason - Architect

Richard H Marr found employment with George D. Mason with whom he was associated for a number of years.