T. U. Walter (1804-1887)


Walter, T. U.

Variant Names

Walter, Thomas Ustick

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    1804-1887
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Philadelphia, PA; Washington, DC

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1857-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1857
President of the American Institute of Architects 1877-1887

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)
Entry in R. Randall Vosbeck, FAIA, A Legacy of Leadership: Presidents of the AIA 1857-2007 (Washington, DC: The American Institute of Architects, 2008)
Memorial paper by George C. Mason, Jr., FAIA, from the proceedings of the 1888 AIA Convention.

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.

The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
     Thomas Ustick Walter Papers
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