John Wheeler (1871-1958)
Occupation: American architect
Location (state): MN
Not a member of the AIA.
Contributed by Northwest Architectural Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis
John H. Wheeler was born in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1871. He attended the College of St. Thomas (St. Paul), after which he worked in various architectural offices in the Twin Cities for 14 years, including seven years in the office of Clarence H. Johnston. In 1901-1902, Wheeler was in charge of the Building Inspection Department of St. Paul, and in 1902, he opened a private practice that he maintained for the rest of his life. He specialized in designing buildings - churches, schools, rectories, convents and chapels, for the Catholic Church. John Wheeler died in 1958.
Northwest Architectural Archives, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis
John Wheeler collection (N 172)
Collection contains plans of the alterations and improvements to the Howard Wheeler residence in St. Paul, completed by architect John Wheeler.
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