Joseph C. Wells


Wells, Joseph C.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    deceased 1860
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    New York, NY

AIA Affiliation

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

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

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      There are few written records concerning 19th-century members. J. C. Wells was one of the founding members of the AIA. He was Treasurer of the AIA at the time of his death. The Minutes of the Board of Trustees meeting on October 2, 1860, include a resolution about his death. (AIA records do not include the exact date of death.) Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.