Charles Zeller Klauder (1872-1938)


Klauder, Charles Zeller

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 09 February 1872 - d. 30 October 1938
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Philadelphia, PA

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1901-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)
Entry in Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (New York: Macmillan, 1982)
Entry in Philadelphia Architects and Buildings database, http://www.philadelphiabuildings.org/pab. Also see entries for Day & Klauder, and Day Bros. & Klauder.

Related Records

Partner of Frank Miles Day
Father and partner of Charles Z. Klauder, Jr.

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application, correspondence regarding AIA Exhibition Medal, correspondence about other Institute or practice issues, obituaries, and a notice of office reorganization with a list of major works. This scan also includes material not in the membership file: a letter to Walter Cook nominating Klauder to Fellowship (from RG 801, Series 5, Cook, 1913, R) and an excerpt from the AIA Annual Proceedings to provide context about the Exhibition Medal. These items have been inserted in chronological sequence in the scan. The drawings and photographs submitted with the membership application were returned at the time.

Carnegie Mellon Architectural Archives
      Charles Z. Klauder (1872-1938) Collection
For more information see http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/ma1f/ArchArch/