William G. Malcomson (1853-1937)


Malcomson, William G.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 4/7/1853 - d. 10/19/1937
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Detroit, MI

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1894-1899; 1921-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1894; 1926

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)

Related Records

Partner of William E. Higginbotham

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file includes applications and membership correspondence. His Fellowship nomination is not in the AIA Archives. He originally joined at a time when every AIA member was a Fellow. When he rejoined in 1921, Fellow was an honorary distinction, and he did not automatically regain the title of Fellow.