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Charles Follen McKim a study of his life and work by Granger, Alfred Hoyt

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Published by Houghton Miffin Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • McKim, Charles Follen, 1847-1909

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Alfred Hoyt Granger; with illustrations ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA737.M3 G7
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, [1], 145, [1] p., 1 l.
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6562418M
LC Control Number13025244
OCLC/WorldCa2762319

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Charles Follen McKim was born August 24, , in Isabella Furnace, Pennsylvania. His father, James M. McKim, was a Presbyterian clergyman and was also a leading activist for the abolitionist cause. Mr. McKim was overseas when Sarah McKim, his wife, was visiting her sister, whose husband owned and operated Isabella Furnace. Jan 01,  · The Life And Times Of Charles Follen McKim book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Life And Times Of Charles Follen McKim book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Life And Times Of Charles Follen McKim book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5. Charles Follen McKim, American architect who was of primary importance in the American Neoclassical revival. McKim was educated at Harvard University and at the École des Beaux-Arts (“School of Fine Arts”) in Paris. He was trained as a draftsman by the architect Henry Hobson Richardson while the. Charles Follen Mckim was a distinguished American architect, founder and co-partner in the well-known firm of McKim, Mead & White during the last quarter of the nineteenth and the early years of the twentieth centuries, designer of many outstanding buildings of his era.

Charles Follen McKim was the son of James Miller McKim and Sarah Speakman McKim. He had a sister, Lucy, who married the son of William Lloyd Garrison. C.F. McKim married Julia Appleton in who died suddenly two years later. Lucy McKim Garrison had descendants (she was my great-grandmother) but I don't believe Charles F. left any children. Oct 31,  · The reopening of the J. P. Morgan library, and a new book, cast a spotlight on the architect Charles McKim, who is often overshadowed by his scandalous partner Stanford White. Personal Data Charles Follen McKim was born on August 24, , in Isabella Furnace, Pennsylvania, the son of anti-slavery leader James Miller McKim and his wife, Sarah Allibone Speakman. He married first on October 1, , to Annie Bigelow, from whom he was divorced. He married second on June 25, , to Julia Amory Appleton. Jan 07,  · McKim, Mead and White, Architects (Icon Editions) [Leland M. Roth] on tonyasgaapartments.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Traces the history of the firm of McKim, Mead, and White and examines their architectural designs for houses and public buildings5/5(1).

Jan 07,  · McKim, Mead and White, Architects [Leland M. Roth] on tonyasgaapartments.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. McKim, Mead & White was a prominent American architectural firm that thrived at the turn of the twentieth century. The firm's founding partners were Charles Follen McKim ()Cited by: 6. Charles Follen McKim (), American architect, was the founding partner in the firm of McKim, Mead & White, which set the standard for architectural taste in the United States between and Charles Follen McKim was born at Isabella Furnace, Pa., on Aug. 24, His father was a fervent abolitionist and his mother was a Quaker. After. OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages frontispiece, 1 illustration, plates, portraits, facsimiles 25 cm: Contents: A heritage of work and joy --Gettysburg twenty-five days after the battle --Harvard days --Student life in the gay Paris of Napoleon III --McKim, Mead & White --The quest of beauty in the eighteen eighties --The Boston Public Library: a manifestation of civic. "On Thursday, October 1, , Charles Follen McKim Was married at Newport, Rhode Island, to Annie Bigelow On August 13, , a daughter was born to them Three years later, Mrs. McKim obtained a separation from her husband and returned to her family, taking her daughter with her.