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William Tilman Warren

architect.

William Tilman Warren, American architect. member firm Warren & Welion, architects, Birmingham, 1908-1915, Warren & Knight, 1915-1922, Warren, Knight & Davis, since 1922; (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (director S. Atlantic district 3 years; member Alabama Technology Association (president), Newcomen Society, Birmingham Exchange; Club: Birmingham Country.; Member Alabama State Registration Board Architects, 1940-1948.

Background

Warren, William Tilman was born on October 3, 1877 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Son of James Rainey and Fannie (Leak) Warren.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Alabama Polytechnic Institute, 1897. Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Columbia, 1902.

Career

Draftsman in office of McKim, Meade & White, architects, New York City, 1902-1907. In office of Harrie Lindeberg, architect, New York City, 1907. Member firm Warren & Welion, architects, Birmingham, 1908-1915, Warren & Knight, 1915-1922, Warren, Knight & Davis, since 1922.

Director Southern Life and Health Insurance Company, American Life Insurance Company Director on board Birmingham Little Theatre.

Works

  • Contributor to professional journals His firm has been architect for State Highway Building, and State Archives and History Building, Montgomery, Alabama. Federal Reserve Bank, Birmingham. Court House, Wetumpka, Alabama.

    Office buildings Alabama Power Company, Southern Life & Health Insurance Company, Protective Life Insurance Company, Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham. Chemistry Building, U. Alabama. Chemistry Building, Alabama Polytechnic Institute.

    Music Building, Alabama College. Also school buildings and others.

Membership

Member firm Warren & Welion, architects, Birmingham, 1908-1915, Warren & Knight, 1915-1922, Warren, Knight & Davis, since 1922. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (director S. Atlantic district 3 years. Member Alabama Technology Association (president), Newcomen Society, Birmingham Exchange.

Club: Birmingham Country.; Member Alabama State Registration Board Architects, 1940-1948.

Connections

Married Dorothea Orr, December 18, 1912. Children: Dorothea (Mistress.

father:
James Rainey Warren

mother:
Fannie (Leak) Warren

spouse:
Dorothea Orr

child:
Dorothea (Mrs Warren