Arthur Benton (1858/9-1927)


Benton, Arthur

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 1858/9; deceased 18 September 1927
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Los Angeles, CA

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1900-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1910

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 Pioneers in Preservation: Biographical Sketches of Architects Prominent in the Field Before World War II (Washington, DC: The American Institute of Architects Committee on Historic Resources, 1990)

Related Records

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application, correspondence about illness, obituary. The photographs that accompanied the application were returned to him at the time.

Architecture & Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum, University of California Santa Barbara
      Arthur Burnett Benton Collection. For more information http://www.museum.ucsb.edu/collections/architecture-design