George Lloyd Levin (1918-1977)


Levin, George Lloyd

Personal Information

Birth/Death:     b. 1/31/1918; d. 8/28/1977
Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    MN

AIA Affiliation

Not a member of the AIA.

Biographical Sources

Biographical Information:
Contributed by Northwest Architectural Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis
      George Lloyd Levin was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on January 31, 1918. He was educated in the Minneapolis Public Schools and graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor's degree in 1939 and a Master's degree in architectural engineering in 1941. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1941 to 1946 and worked as Engineering Superintendent at the Naval Air Station, Moffett Field, California from 1946 to 1947. In 1947 he returned to Minneapolis and was employed by Fegles Construction Company as a structural engineer for two years, after which he opened his own private practice in St. Paul.
     Levin associated with Paul F. Bredow (a civil engineer) from 1951 to 1966 when they formed a partnership - Levin & Bredow, Inc. The partnership dissolved in 1972 and Levin continued in his own practice until his death on August 28, 1977.

Related Records

Archival Holdings

Northwest Architectural Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis
      George L. Levin collection (N 55)
      Collection contains the records of George L. Levin's architectural practice.
For more information https://www.lib.umn.edu/naa