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H. Crawford Coates Jr., John Debo Galloway, William Charles Hays, John Galen Howard, Arthur Hermann Markwart

Active 1906-1908

Firm Notes

Howard and Galloway formed in the wake of the San Francisco Earthquake of 04/18/1906, and was headquartered in San Francisco, CA; the firm took a prominent role in the rebuilding of San Francisco, after which both partners took on numerous civic duties and wrote prolifically. Howard, for example, joined the San Francisco Advisory Committee for rebuilding in 1906. Galloway was an expert on steel-frame construction, and wrote extensively on the subject. The partnership ended in c. 09/1908.

PCAD id: 583


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