William Edmond Lescaze (1896-1969)


Lescaze, William Edmond

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 27 March 1896 - d. 09 February 1969
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New York, NY

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1930-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1951

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Biographical listing in 1956 American Architects Directory
Biographical listing in 1962 American Architects Directory

Related Records

William Lescaze (firm)

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application, correspondence about Institute activities, Fellowship nomination, photograph, press releases, and obituaries. The letters in support of his Fellowship nomination and pages about the Longfellow Building from a 1940 issue of The Property Owner have been scanned as separate files due to size.

Avery Library, Drawings and Archives Collection, Columbia University
      For more information https://library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/da.html
Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Library
      William Lescaze Papers
For more information, see https://library.syr.edu/scrc/