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Male, US, born 1862, died 1919-05-01

Associated with the firms network

Boone and Corner, Architects; Corner, James N., Architect; Skillings and Corner, Architects

Professional History


Partner, [Warren P.] Skillings and Corner, Architects, Seattle, WA, 1893-1898.

Partner, [William E.] Boone and Corner, Architects, Seattle, WA, c. 1900-1905. In 1905, Boone and Corner had an office in Room #720 of the New York Building in Seattle. (See L.R. Stradley and Company's Seattle Business Directory, 1905, p. 7.)

Principal, James N. Corner, Architect, Seattle, WA, 1906-1919.

Patron, Seattle Architectural Club, Seattle, WA, 1910. Member, American Institute of Architects, Washington Chapter, 1910-1911;



James N. Corner came to the newly-admitted Washington State in 1893.

His father was William Corner, a sailmaker, born in Quebec c. 1837; his mother, Bridget Corner, was a housewife born in Ireland c. 1840; the Corner's had three children: James, the eldest, Mary, born c. 1866 in MA, and Sarah, born c. 1869 in MA. In 1870, the family lived in the Second Ward of Boston, MA.

Associated Locations

  • Boston, MA (Architect's Birth)
    Boston, MA

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  • Seattle, WA (Architect's Death)
    Seattle, WA

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PCAD id: 2433