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Male, US, born 07/31/1879, died 10/29/1970

Associated with the firms network

Naramore and Associates, Architects; Naramore and Brady, Architects; Naramore and Menke, Architects; Naramore and Young, Architect and Engineer; Naramore, Bain, Brady, and Johanson, (NBBJ); Naramore, Floyd, Architect; Naramore, Grainger and Johanson, Architects; Naramore, Grainger and Thomas, Architects; Naramore Skilling Praeger Architects; Portland, OR, Public Schools, Office of the Architect and Superintendent of Properties, Naramore, Floyd A.; Seattle Public Schools, Office of the Supervising Architect, Naramore, Floyd A.; Wyatt Stapper Architects


Professional History

Bridge Draftsman, Chicago and Northwestern Railroad, Chicago, IL; Draftsman, George A. Fuller, General Contractor, Chicago, IL, and New York, NY; Draftsman, John McEwen & Co., Chicago, IL; Engineer/Cost Estimator, Northwest Bridge Works, Portland, OR, 1909-1912; Architect and Superintendent of Properties, Portland Public School System, Portland, OR, 1912-1919; (Naramore held Oregon Architect License #0044); Supervising Architect, Seattle School District, Seattle, WA, 1919-1932; Partner, Naramore and [Alvin] Menke, Architects, 1924-c. 1930; Associate, Naramore, Grainger and Thomas, Associated Architects, Seattle, WA, 1935-1937, the firm assembled to work on the Bagley Hall Chemistry and Pharmacy Building at the University of Washington; Senior Partner, Naramore, Brady, Bain and Johanson, Architects, Seattle, WA, 1943-1970.

President, Washington State Chapter, American Institute of Architects, 1939-1940. Naramore held Oregon Architect License #0044.

Named a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, 1935;

Education

Studied engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, WI, c. 1898; coursework in engineering, Univeristy of Michigan; B.S. Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 1907;

Personal

Born in Warren, IL, Naramore lived as a child in Mason City, IA; he attended the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA, graduating in 1907. He moved to Chicago, IL, and from there to Portland, OR, working there from 1912-1919; he then moved to Seattle, WA, where he spent the remainder of this life. His last residence was in the 98119 zip code of Seattle.

The Washington Death Index has Naramore's birthdate as 07/31/1879; Duane A. Dietz, in his essay on Naramore, 'Floyd A. Naramore,' (1994), noted it as 07/21/1879. SSN: 534-34-2362.



Associated Locations

  • Seattle, WA (Architect's Death)
    Seattle, WA

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PCAD id: 1817


NameDateCityState
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Batelle Memorial Institute, Research Center, Laurelhurst, Seattle, WA1965-1971SeattleWA
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Seattle Public Schools, Washington, Martha, Girls Parental School, Seattle, WASeattleWA
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Seattle World's Fair, United States Science Pavilion, Seattle, WA1959-1962SeattleWA
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Shannon and Wilson, Properties, Incorporated, Geotechnical Engineers, Office and Laboratory Building, Seattle, WA1960SeattleWA
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United States Government, Department of Justice, Federal Courts, Courthouse #2, Downtown, Seattle, WA2004SeattleWA
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University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Chemistry and Pharmacy Building, Seattle, WA1935-1937SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Health Sciences Building #1, Seattle, WA1947-1949SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Marine Sciences Building, Seattle, WA1982-1983SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Physics / Astronomy Building, Seattle, WA1994SeattleWA
University of Washington, Seattle (UW), School of Medicine, Primate and Biological Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA1964SeattleWA
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