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Male, US, born 1866, died 01/18/1942

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Mullgardt, Louis Christian, Architect

Professional History

Draftsman, James Stewart and Company, Architect, Saint Louis, MO; Draftsman, Shepley, Rutan, and Coolidge, Architects, Boston, MA, 1887-1889; Draftsman, Henry Ives Cobb, Architect, Chicago, IL, 1891-1892; Partner, Stewart, McClure and Mullgardt, Architects, Saint Louis, MO, 1892-1894; Traveled in Europe, 1894-1895 and in England 1903-1904; Principal, Louis C. Mullgardt, Architect, San Francisco, CA, 1906-1917, 1923-1942; Worked in Honolulu, HI, 1917-1922; traveled around the world in 1922-1923;

President, San Francisco Society of Architects; Member, Architectural Commission and the International Jury of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition; Architectural Advisor, National Parks Service for parks on Pacific Coast; member of the AIA, 1890s-1930s.

Fellow, American Institute of Architects, 1894;


Mullgardt was educated in public and private secondary schools; attended the Department of Fine Arts, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO, before 1887; Apprentice, Wilhelmi and Janssen, Architects, Saint Louis, MO; coursework, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1889;


Born in Washington, MO, Mullgardt arrived in San Francisco, CA, c. 1906 and lived here for much of his adult life, although he spent a five-year period in Honolulu, HI, 1917-1922.

Mullgardt lived for many years at the Bohemian Club in San Francisco, CA.

Associated Locations

  • Washington, MO (Architect's Birth)
    Washington, MO

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  • Stockton, CA (Architect's Death)
    Stockton, CA

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PCAD id: 827