Male, US, born 01/16/1911, died 03/13/2002

Associated with the firms network

Marsh, Smith and Powell, Architects; Smith and Giberson, Architects; Smith and Williams, Architects; Smith, Jones and Contini, Associated Architects; Smith, Powell, and Morgridge, Architects; Smith, Whitney R., Architect

Professional History

Architect, Farm Security Administration, San Francisco, CA/Washington, D.C., 1936; Designer, Lawrence Test, Architect, Pasadena, CA, 1937; Designer, Kem Weber, Designer, Los Angeles, CA, 1938; Designer, Harwell Hamilton Harris, Designer, Los Angeles, CA, 1938; Partner, Marsh, Smith and Powell, Architects, Los Angeles, CA, 1939; Designer, Joseph Weston, Architect, El Monte, CA, 1939; Designer, William L. Pereira, Los Angeles, CA, 1940; Partner, Smith, Jones and Contini, Los Angeles, CA, 1945-1949; Partner, Smith and Williams, Los Angeles, CA, 1949-?;

Instructor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, c. 1945.

Archival documents on Whitney R. Smith and Smith and Williams housed at the Architecture and Design Collection of the University Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB);


Pasadena Junior College, Pasadena, CA, c. 1932; B.Arch., University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1934;

Alpha Rho Chi, 1934; Tau Sigma Delta, 1951;


Smith's last residence was in the 97708 zip code of Bend, OR;

Married 1936;

Two children;

SSN: 563-14-7328;

Associated Locations

  • Pasadena, CA (Architect's Birth)
    Pasadena, CA

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PCAD id: 454