Male, US, born 06/01/1901, died 10/03/1994

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Hope, Frank L., and Associates, Architects

Professional History

Draftsman, Superintendant, Specification Writer, Requa and Jackson, Architects, San Diego, CA, c. 1925. Partner, Frank L. Hope and Associates, Architects, San Diego, CA, 1928-19??.

Frank L. Hope, Sr., joined the American Institute of Architects in 1931. Chairman, San Diego Planning Commission, 1955. Vice-President, San Diego Chapter, American Institute of Architects, 1954. President, San Diego Chapter, American Institute of Architects, 1955. Member of the Jury of the U.S. Chief of Engineers 1977 Design Awards Program, along with John M. McGinty, FAIA, and Douglas N. Carter, AIA.

Fellow, American Institute of Architects, 1965.


Attended University of California, Berkeley for two years, and the Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, PA, for one year.


Hope was born in San Bernardino, CA, and died in San Diego County, CA, at the age of 93.

His mother's maiden name was Mulheisen. A Frank Lewis Hope (b. Michigan 10/01/1873-d. San Diego County, CA, 03/09/1943) is recorded in the California Death Index, perhaps Hope's father.

Hope married in 1925.

Three children, one son, Frank L. Hope, Jr., also became an architect and joined his father's firm in 1953.

Director, Secretary and President, California Council of Architects. Chairman, California Council of Architects Convention, 1953. Member, Finance Committee, San Diego Council of Girl Scouts, c. 1956. Member, San Diego Rotary Club, c. 1956. In 1956, Hope reported foreign travel in the countries of England, Holland, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, and Mexico.

Associated Locations

  • San Bernardino, CA (Architect's Birth)
    San Bernardino, CA

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PCAD id: 2574