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ID: 500055206
 
Record Type: Person
Murphy, Charles F. (American architect, 1890-1985)

Note: Born 9 February 1890. Father of Charles Francis Murphy, Jr. (b. 1928), architect, and Robert Lawrence Murphy. Began his architectural career in the office of D.H. Burnham and Co., then joined Burnham's successor firm Graham, Anderson, Probst and White. Founded Shaw, Naess and Murphy, with Alfred Shaw and Sigurd Naess, 1937. The firm became Naess and Murphy, then C.F. Murphy Associates in 1957, and Murphy/Jahn in 1981. Organizer and first director of the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, founded in memory of his earlier employer, Ernest R. Graham. Fellow, American Institute of Architects; member, Western Society of Engineers.

Names:
Murphy, Charles F. (preferred,V,index)
Charles F. Murphy (V,display)
Murphy, Charles Francis (V)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)

Roles:
architect (preferred)

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Jersey City (Hudson county, New Jersey, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   Chicago (Cook county, Illinois, United States) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
founder of ....  C. F. Murphy Associates  1957-1981
..................  (American architectural firm, 1957-1981) [500055199]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Murphy, Charles F. (I)

Biographies:
(American architect, 1890-1985) ..... [CCA Preferred]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Charles F. Murphy ........ [CCA]
...................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Murphy, Charles F. ........ [CCA Preferred]
.....................................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
Murphy, Charles Francis ........ [CCA]
...............................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database

Subject: ........ [CCA]
....................  AIA Guide to Chicago (1993) 262
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
....................  Feshbach, C. F. Murphy Archive at Chicago Historical Society, Inland Architect 35/2 (1991)
....................  Who Was Who in America (1943-) VIII, 294
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA]
.......... AIA Guide to Chicago (1993)
.......... Feshbach, C. F. Murphy Archive at Chicago Historical Society, Inland Architect 35/2 (1991) 69-70
.......... Who Was Who in America (1943-)
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