Male, US, born 12/20/1879, died 09/24/1958

Associated with the firms network

Kistner, Curtis and Foster, Architects; Kistner, Curtis and Wright, Architects; Kistner, Theodore C., Architect

Professional History

Specifications Writer, Theodore C. Kistner, Architect, San Diego, 1922-1933; Partner, Kistner and Curtis, Architects, San Diego, CA, and Los Angeles, CA, 1933-1941; Partner, Kistner, Curtis and Wright, Architects, San Diego, CA, and Los Angeles, CA, 1941-1952; Partner, Kistner, Curtis and Foster, Architects, San Diego, CA, and Los Angeles, CA, 1952-19??; Rice managed the San Diego Office for his partnerships with Theodore Kistner;

Member, San Diego Chapter of the American Institute of Architects;


B.S., Knox College, Galesburg, IL, 1901; University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL, 1903-1904;


Born in Sheffield, IL, Curtis came to California, c. 1922; he died in San Diego County, CA, at the age of 78.

Curtis's mother's maiden name was Rice;

Robert Rice Curtis married in 1923.

Surveyed in 1956, Curtis reported having had two children.

Associated Locations

  • Sheffield, IL (Architect's Birth)
    Sheffield, IL

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PCAD id: 672