John du Fais (1855-1935)


du Fais, John

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 21 December 1855 - d. 14 March 1935
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New York, NY; Newport, RI

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1901-decease

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

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application, correspondence about address change, and notification of death with obituary clipping. The photographs that were submitted with the application were returned to him after the application was approved. In the AIA membership directories, his address is in New York City through the 1910 directory, and in Newport, Rhode Island starting with the 1911 directory.