Olive Frances Tjaden (1904-1997)


Tjaden, Olive Frances

Variant Names

Johnson, Olive F.

Personal Information

Birth/Death: b. 11/24/1904 - d. 1997
Gender: Female
Occupation: American architect
Location: Garden City, NY; Ft. Lauderdale, FL

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1938-1948

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Biographical listing under Johnson in 1956 American Architects Directory
Address listed under Johnson in 1962 American Architects Directory

Related Records

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
Membership file includes application and membership correspondence.

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Tjaden, Olive papers, 1919-1980 Collection Number: 15-6-2919
Correspondence, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, business and financial records, lists and other records pertaining to the practice of architecture and the renovation of Tjaden Hall on the Cornell campus, clippings, broadsides, diplomas, certificates, licenses, and other papers. Collection includes framed images, drawings, watercolors, and other visual images deriving from Tjaden's professional career, with numerous references to individual clients and patrons. Also includes books, leaded glass items, and architectural instruments.
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