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Edward Blair Allen, Donlyn Lyndon, Charles Willard Moore, William Turnbull Jr.

Active 1965-1971

Firm Notes

This architectural firm had its headquarters in San Francisco, CA. The original firm, Moore Lyndon Turnbull Whitaker (MLTW), composed of Charles W. Moore (1925-1993), Donlyn Lyndon (born 1936), William Turnbull, Jr., (1935-1997), and Richard R. Whitaker, Jr., (born 1929), formed in 1962 and operated until 1965. A dissolution occurred in 1965, when Richard R. Whitaker, Jr., left the firm to become the Director of Education for the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Permutations of the partners collaborated on jobs thereafter:MLTW/Moore Lyndon Turnbull (1968), MLTW/Lyndon ( 1969-1973) and MLTW/Turnbull Associates (1970- ).

PCAD id: 59


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