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Adam, George

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Architecture; Art. 78 words.

Born Montrose, 26 Jan. 1957; s of late George Smith Adam and of Helen Adam (née Aitken)

Lord Provost and Lord-Lieutenant of Aberdeen, since 2012

Brechin High...

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Adam, Gordon Johnston

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Architecture; Art. 185 words.

PhD

Born 28 March 1934; s of John Craig Adam and Deborah Armstrong Johnston; m 1973, Sarah Jane Seely; one s

Member (Lab) North East Region,...

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Allen [née Gill], Marjory, Lady Allen of Hurtwood

Hal Moggridge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Architecture; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates. 1209 words.

Allen [née Gill], Marjory, Lady Allen of Hurtwood (1897–1976), landscape architect and promoter of child welfare, was born on 10 May 1897 at Hazelstubbs, Gravel Hill, Bexleyheath, the...

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Anstey, Vera

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 185 words.

DSc (Econ.)

Born 1889; 2nd d of James and Mary Powell; m 1913, Percy L. Anstey (d 1920); one s one d; died...

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Archer, Thomas

Andor Gomme.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Social and Cultural History. 1529 words.

Archer, Thomas (1668/9–1743), architect and courtier, was born at Umberslade Hall, Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire, the youngest son of Thomas Archer (1617/18–1685), and his wife, Anne...

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Ashbee, Charles Robert

Alan Crawford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Architecture. 3335 words.

Ashbee, Charles Robert (1863–1942), architect, designer, and social reformer, was born on 17 May 1863 at Spring Grove, Heston, Isleworth, Middlesex, the first of the four children of Henry...

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Ashworth, Prof. Graham William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Architecture; Art. 288 words.

CBE 1980; DL

Born 14 July 1935; s of Frederick William Ashworth and Ivy Alice Ashworth; m 1960, Gwyneth Mai Morgan-Jones; three d; died 18 Sept. 2015

Visiti...

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Baines, Sir Frank

C. C. Pond.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science). 1803 words.

Baines, Sir Frank (1877–1933), architect and architectural preservationist, was born at 1 Maria Terrace, Stepney, Middlesex, on 7 December 1877, the fourth child of Samuel Baines...

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Barrie, (Charles) David (Ogilvy)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Architecture; Art. 217 words.

CBE 2010

Born 9 Nov. 1953; s of late Alexander Ogilvy Barrie and Patricia Mary Tucker; m 1978, Mary Emily, d of Rt Hon. Sir Ralph Gibson, PC; two d...

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Bauer, Catherine Krouse

Eric Fure-Slocum.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Social and Cultural History; Education. 1255 words.

Bauer, Catherine Krouse (11 May 1905–22 November 1964), housing advocate and urban-planning educator, was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, the daughter of Jacob Louis Bauer, a highway...

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