Stanford White (1853-1906)


White, Stanford

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    (1853-1906)
Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    NY

This record has not been verified for accuracy.

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1882-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1886

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, July 1906, statement in memory of by Richard Harding Davis, Editor, Colliers, pp. 100-103; memorial statement, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, p. 103; memorial statement, Richard Watson Gilder, p. 104; memorial statement, Charles L. Freer, p. 105; memorial statement, Charles M Foulke, p. 105; memorial statement, Charles Moore, p. 105; memorial statement, Cass Gilbert, p. 106; memorial statement, D. H. Burnham, p. 106; memorial statement, W. S. Eames, p. 106; memorial statement, Wm. A. Boring, p. 107; memorial statement, Glenn Brown, pp. 107-108; tribute from New York societies, p. 108.

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.

Getty Research Institute, Research Library
      Stanford White drawings, ca. 1878-ca. 1891, Accession no. 850963
      This collection contains drawings of architecture and landscapes and designs for the decorative arts. The sixty-eight architectural drawings were largely made during a 1878 trip throughout France and include Romanesque buildings in Soissons, Bayeaux, and elsewhere. A few drawings are of buildings in Cuernavaca, Mexico, and one is of St. Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey.
      For further information, see http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/

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