Julian Francis Abele (1881-1950)


Abele, Julian Francis

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 30 April 1881 - d. 23 April 1950
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Philadelphia, PA

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1942-decease

Biographical Sources

Biographical Directories:
Entry in Dreck Spurlock Wilson, ed., African American Architects: A Biographical Dictionary 1865-1945 (Abingdon: Routledge, 2004)
Entry in Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, eds., African American Lives (New York: Oxford University Press, 2004)
Entry in Philadelphia Buildings and Architects Database, http://www.philadelphiabuildings.org
Entry in Penn Biographies, University of Pennsylvania, University Archives and Records Center, http://www.archives.upenn.edu/people/1800s/abele_julian_fra_wm.html
Entry in North Carolina Architects & Builders, North Carolina State University Libraries, http://ncarchitects.lib.ncsu.edu/people/P000277

Related Records

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application.


Dreck Spurlock Wilson, Julian Abele, Architect and the Beaux Arts (Abingdon: Routledge, 2019). Related web site http://julian-abele.com