Garrett Van Pelt (1879-1972)


Van Pelt, Garrett

Variant Names

Van Pelt, Garrett, Jr.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 08 August 1879 – d. 31 October 1972 (His birth date is shown as 1879 in Wisconsin birth records and California death records, although he gave different years on his membership application and Fellowship nomination.)
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Pasadena, CA

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1916-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1964

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Address listed in 1956 American Architects Directory
Address listed in 1962 American Architects Directory
Address listed in 1970 American Architects Directory

Related Records

Partner of George Lind
Partner of Sylvanus B. Marston
Partner of Edgar W. Maybury

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application, Fellowship nomination, request for emeritus (retired) status. Letters and forms in support of Fellowship have been scanned as a separate file.
      See Archival Holdings for Keith P. Marston for a letter listing the principals, name changes, and dates of Marston & Van Pelt and successor firms in which Sylvanus B. Marston was a partner.

Architecture & Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum, University of California Santa Barbara
      Garrett Van Pelt Jr. Collection. For more information http://www.museum.ucsb.edu/collections/architecture-design[