Harlan Haralamb Georgescu (1908-1977)


Georgescu, Harlan Haralamb

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    1908-1977
Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    CA

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AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1964-1975

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Address listed in 1970 American Architects Directory
Biographical information:
Contributed by the Getty Research Institute, Research Library
Haralamb H. Georgescu graduated from the Polytechnic Institute in Bucharest in 1933 and became well known as a modernist architect in his native Romania. In 1947 he emigrated to the United States and taught at the University of Nebraska, School of Architecture. In 1951 he moved to Los Angeles. After working with three different design and architectural firms, Georgescu (who had changed his name to Harlan Georgesco) formed a partnership with James Larson in 1957. Georgescu established his own firm in 1959.

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Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file may contain membership application, related correspondence. Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.
Getty Research Institute, Research Library
Haralamb H. Georgescu papers, 1940-1979, Accession no. 2008.M.35
Photographs, papers, and architectural drawings from the estate of architect Haralamb H. Georgescu. The collection primarily documents Georgescu's career in the United States, but also includes photographic documentation of his architectural projects in Romania.
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