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Sylvanus Boardman Marston

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Sylvanus Boardman Marston, American architect.

Background

Marston, Sylvanus Boardman was born on August 16, 1883 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Frank Augustine and Annie Mary (Palmer) Marston.

Education

Student Pomona College, 1901-1903. Bachelor of Architecture, Cornell Univercity, 1907.

Career

United States Army Air Corps). Independent practice of architecture 1908-1914. Member firm Marston-Van Pelt 1915-1921, Marston, Van Pelt & Maybury 1921-1926, Marston & Maybury since 1926, Pasadena, California Practice includes many residences, semi-public and public buildings in Southern California.

Membership

Member firm Marston-Van Pelt 1915-1921, Marston, Van Pelt & Maybury 1921-1926, Marston & Maybury since 1926, Pasadena, California Practice includes many residences, semi-public and public buildings in Southern California. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects, president Southern California chapter 1940-1941. Served as physical director attached to French army, World War I.

Member National Architecture Accrediting Board. Member Gargoyle, Delta Phi. Mason (32°).; Clubs: Overland, University, New Century, Pasadena.

Connections

Married Edith Alice Hatfield, May 26, 1910. Children: Paul Hatlield, Keith Palmer, Bruce Truesdale (colonel.

father:
Frank Augustine Marston

mother:
Annie Mary (Palmer) Marston

spouse:
Edith Alice Hatfield

children:
Paul Hatlield Marston

Keith Palmer Marston

Bruce Truesdale (col Marston