Male, US, born 1889-03-26, died 1964-11-11

Associated with the firms network

Hays, William C. Architect; Howard, John Galen, Architect; Mitchell and Hawes, Architects; Mitchell, James H., Architect; Polk, Willis, and Company; Reid, John W., Jr., Architect

Professional History

Draftsman, John Galen Howard, Architect, San Francisco, CA, 1912-1915; Draftsman, William C. Hays, Architect, 1915-1917; Draftsman, John Reid, Jr., 1918; General Manager, Willis Polk and Company, Architects, San Francisco, CA, 1918-1924, served in another capacity with Polk, 1924-1930; Principal, James H. Mitchell, Architect, San Francisco, CA, 1930-1946, 1953-1964; Partner, Mitchell and Hawes, Architects, San Francisco, CA, 1946-1952;

Mitchell joined the American Institute of Architects (AIA) in 1926; Secretary, AIA, Northern California Chapter, 1931; Registered Architect in the State of California in 1956;

Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA), 1947;


B.S., University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Berkeley, CA, 1911;


Born in Saint Helena, CA, Mitchell died in San Mateo County, CA, at the age of 75.

Mitchell married in 1915.

As of 1956, he had four children.

Associated Locations

  • Saint Helena, CA (Architect's Birth)
    Saint Helena, CA

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PCAD id: 635