Russell Sturgis (1836-1909)


Sturgis, Russell

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    (1836-1909)
Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    NY

This record has not been verified for accuracy.

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1865-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1865

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 Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (New York: Macmillan, 1982)
Quarterly Bulletin of the American Institute of Architects, January 1909, chapter memorial resolution, pp. 270-71; obituary, p. 286

Related Records

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.

Avery Library, Drawings and Archives Collection, Columbia University
      For more information https://library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/da.html.

Washington University, St. Louis, University Archives
Russell Sturgis Photograph Collection
The collection consists of approximately 15,000 photos collected by Russell Sturgis, focusing primarily on architectural details, topographical views, sculpture, and paintings from all over the world, dating from the mid to late 1800s.
Finding aid available online. For more information, https://library.wustl.edu/spec/archives/