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Male, US, born 1876-02-22, died 1930-03-15

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Smith, George Washington, Architect


Professional History

Résumé

Principal, George Washington Smith, Architect, Santa Barbara, CA;

Professional Service

Member, Art Alliance of America.

Archives

Archival documents on George Washington Smith housed at the Architecture and Design Collection of the University Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB);

Education

Coursework in painting, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; Coursework, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1899; coursework, Académie Julian, Paris, France;

Personal

Spouse

George Washington Smith married Mary Catherine Greenough.

Biographical Notes

Born on George Washington's birthday, Smith was named in honor of the first president.



Associated Locations

  • Santa Barbara, CA (Architect's Death)
    Santa Barbara, CA

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  • East Liberty, PA (Architect's Birth)
    East Liberty, PA

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PCAD id: 305


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