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ID: 500092481
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500092481

 

Record Type: Person
Williams, E. Stewart (American architect, 1909-2005)

Note: Modernist architect was active in Palm Springs, California, and helped define what is known as the Desert Modern Style of the mid-20th century. He graduated from Cornell University, and received a Master's degree in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania. His first work as a professional was for the 1939 New York World's Fair and the Lord & Taylor store in Manhasset, on Long Island, both done while working in the office of Raymond Loewy. Mature projects include a 1947 house for Frank Sinatra, and many public buildings in Palm Springs, including Temple Isaiah (ca. 1949), the mountain station for the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, and the Palm Springs Desert Museum (ca. 1975). American architect, act. mid 20th century.

Names:
Williams, E. Stewart (preferred,V,index)
E. Stewart Williams (V,display)
Williams, Emerson Stewart (V)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)

Roles:
architect (preferred)

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Dayton (Montgomery county, Ohio, United States) (inhabited place)
Died:  Palm Springs (Riverside county, California, United States) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
employee of ....  Loewy, Raymond Fernand  
....................  (American designer, 1893-1986) [500011181]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Williams, E. Stewart (I)

Biographies:
(American architect, 1909-2005) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American architect, 20th c.) ..... [BHA]
(American architect, 1910-2005) ..... [AVERY]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
E. Stewart Williams ........ [VP]
.......................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Williams, Emerson Stewart ........ [VP]
...................................................  Lavietes, E. Stewart Williams, New York Times (2005) accessed 7 November 2005
Williams, E. Stewart ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred]
.........................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
.........................................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, Gallery Systems, VP]
....................  AIA Profile (1980-)
....................  Art Gallery
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-) accessed 3 November 2005
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: nr2005029454
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Lavietes, E. Stewart Williams, New York Times (2005) accessed 7 november 2005; accessed 7 November 2005
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: nr2005029454
....................  New York Times on the Web, Nov.7, 2005
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP]
.......... Lavietes, E. Stewart Williams, New York Times (2005) accessed 7 November 2005
.......... New York Times on the Web, Nov.7, 2005
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