Benjamin Wistar Morris (1870-1944)


Morris, Benjamin Wistar

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 1870 - d. 04 December 1944
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New York, NY

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1907-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1913

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

Father-in-law and partner of Robert Barnard O'Connor

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains a request for photographs of a DC building, membership in a second chapter, announcement of new firm, posthumous inquiry from client, and obituary. His membership application is not in the AIA Archives, and there was no written nomination form for Fellowship in 1913.

Avery Library, Drawings and Archives Collection, Columbia University
      For more information https://library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/da.html.