Warren Powers Laird (1861-1948)


Laird, Warren Powers

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 08 August 1861 - d. 18 February 1948
Occupation:    American architect and educator
Location:    Philadelphia, PA

AIA Affiliation

Honorary Member of the American Institute of Architects (HAIA) 1894-1911
Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1911-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1915

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 the Philadelphia Architects and Buildings database https://www.philadelphiabuildings.org/pab/

Related Records

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains correspondence about unsuccessful 1913 Fellowship nomination, successful 1915 nomination, and various Institute matters, and obituary. Fellowship nomination is part of the published Proceedings of the 1915 Convention.