Henry Bacon (1866-1924)


Bacon, Henry

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    (1866-1924)
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New York, NY

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1902-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1906
Recipient of the AIA Gold Medal 1923

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)
Entry in Richard Guy Wilson, The AIA Gold Medal (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1984)

Journal of the American Institute of Architects, obituary, March 1924; memorial tributes, June 1924 and September 1924; unveiling of Henry Bacon Memorial, February 1927

Related Records

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file may contain membership application, related correspondence. The AIA Awards files contain further information about Gold Medal recipients. Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.

Special Collections and Archives, Wesleyan University
      Henry Bacon Collection. For more information http://www.wesleyan.edu/libr/schome/

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