Thomas Sully (1855-1939)


Sully, Thomas

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    deceased 1939 March
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New Orleans, LA

AIA Affiliation

Fellow of the Western Association of Architects 1885-1889
Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1889-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1889. (On the merger of the Western Association of Architects with The American Institute of Architects in 1889, all AIA members were made Fellows because WAA members were known as Fellows.)

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

Partner of Albert Toledano
Partner of Sam Stone, Jr.

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file may contain membership-related correspondence, although there are few written records concerning 19th-century members. Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.
Southeastern Architectural Archive, Tulane University Libraries
      Collection 8. Thomas Sully Office Records
Records of the office of New Orleans architect Thomas Sully (1855-1939) and successor offices, as noted in the following chronology: Thomas Sully 1882-1884, 1899-1923; Thomas Sully and Company 1885-1887; Sully and Toledano 1888-1892; Thomas Sully and Company 1893-1895; Sully, Burton, & Stone Co., Ltd. 1896-1898. For further information, see http://seaa.tulane.edu.