Log In

William Aiken Starrett

architect , engineer

William Aiken Starrett, American architect, engineer. member Starrett & Van Vleck, March 1913-January 1, 1918.; Member Plattsburg Training Camp, 1916.

Background

Starrett, William Aiken was born on June 14, 1877 in Lawrence, Kansas, United States. Son of William A. and Helen (Ekin) Starrett.

Education

Educated University of Michigan, 1893-1895, Bachelor of Science in C.E., 1917.

Career

A founder, 1901, Vice-President Thompson-Starrett Company, general contractors, New York, continuing until 1913. Member Starrett & Van Vleck, March 1913-January 1, 1918.

Works

  • Author: Skyscrapers and the Men Who Build Them, 1929.

Membership

Member Starrett & Van Vleck, March 1913-January 1, 1918. Member Plattsburg Training Camp, 1916.

Connections

Married Eloise Gedney, June 14, 1900. Children: Helen Ruth, David.

father:
William A. Starrett

mother:
Helen (Ekin) Starrett

spouse:
Eloise Gedney

children:
Helen Ruth Starrett

David Starrett