James Gallier (1798-1866)


Gallier, James

Variant Names

Gallier, James, Sr.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    (1798-1866)
Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    LA

This record has not been verified for accuracy.

AIA Affiliation

Not a member of the AIA.

Biographical Sources

Biographical Directories:
Entry in Henry F. Withey, A.I.A., and Elsie Rathburn Withey, Biographical Dictionary of American Architects (Deceased) (Los Angeles: New Age Publishing Company, 1956. Facsimile edition, Hennessey & Ingalls, Inc., 1970)
Entry in Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (New York: Macmillan, 1982)

Related Records

Father of James Gallier, Jr.

Archival Holdings

Southeastern Architectural Archive, Tulane University Libraries
Collection 143. Sylvester Labrot Collection
Collection consists of early nineteenth century through c. 1900 architectural drawings collected by Sylvester W. Labrot, Jr. (†1958) of New Orleans. The bulk of the collection consists of project drawings from the offices of James Gallier, Sr. (1798-1866) and his son, James Gallier, Jr. (1827-1868) and successor offices. Projects from the Gallier offices range from early work in England (1820s) to Gulf South projects (1860s). For more information, visit http://seaa.tulane.edu