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Robert Smith, Philadelphia builder-architect

Charles E. Peterson

Robert Smith, Philadelphia builder-architect

from Dalkeith to Princeton.

by Charles E. Peterson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smith, Robert, -- 1722-1777.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from, Scotland and America in the Age of Enlightenment, edited by Richard B. Sher and Jeffrey R. Smitten, University of Edinburgh Press, 1990.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination[25]p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21348507M

    This issue features neighbors and business owners who design, create, and sell custom clothing and accessories. We also take a look back on the history of fashion in Queen Village and the textile. The Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site is an attempt to gather in one place many of the public domain records for genealogical research in Delaware County, New York. Smith, Robert Miller, Elizabeth Apr. 11, Married at Pres. Parsonage by Rev. Robinson Smith, Rosa Smith, Samuel Nov. 5, At Pres. Parsonage, by Rev. Robinson.

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He was a man of. Book, and he was also an excellent watercolorist. He was a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and of the Boston Society of Architects, one of the originators of the Boston Architectural Club, and a charter and later honorary member of the Boston Society of Arts and Crafts, as a master craftsman architect.

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