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William Robert Ware

architect

William Robert Ware, American architect. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Ware, William Robert was born on May 27, 1832 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Review Henry, Junior and Mary Lovell (Pickard) Ware.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1852, Bachelor of Science, 1856, Doctor of Laws, 1896. Unmarried.

Career

Practiced architecture at Boston, 1860-1881. Professor architecture, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1865-1881, Columbia, 1881-1903, professor emeritus, since 1903.

Works

  • Author: Modern Perspective, 1882. The American Vignola, 1903.

Membership

Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Connections

father:
Review Henry Ware

mother:
Mary Lovell (Pickard) Ware