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Robert Fitch Smith

architect.

Robert Fitch Smith, American architect. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects; member Beaux Arts Institute Design, Architectural League New York.

Background

Smith, Robert Fitch was born on July 1, 1894 in Fremont, Ohio, United States. Son of George B. and Iva Lee (Fitch) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Miami, 1930, Bachelor of Architecture, 1931.

Career

Consultant designer fiber glass structures. Designer, supervisor military establishments South America and Central America, United States Government, World World War II. Outstanding projects include Audio-Visual Education Building, U. Miami, Coral Harbour Club, Nassau, First Presbyterian Church of Pompano Beach, Florida, Biscayne Cabana Colony, Miami, numerous other buildings, Florida and Bahama Islands.

Chairman board design Inter-American Cultural and Trade Center, Miami. Past chairman regional planning board, Dade County, Miami. Past executive director coordinating and planning committee Dade County.

Vice chairman urban plan committee American International Assurance for southern area United States. Charter member Miami Plan Board.

Works

  • Author articles.

Membership

Fellow) The American Institute of Architects. Member Beaux Arts Institute Design, Architectural League New York.

Connections

Married Charlotte Elinor Olley, December 26, 1917. Children: Robert O., Donald G. Practice architecture, since 1931.

father:
George B. Smith

mother:
Iva Lee (Fitch) Smith

spouse:
Charlotte Elinor Olley

children:
Robert O. Smith

Donald G. Practice architecture Smith

since 1931 Smith