in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design; Architecture; Film. 1437 words.
Eames, Charles (17 June 1907–21 August 1978), architect, furniture designer, and filmmaker, was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Charles Ormond Eames, a Pinkerton security officer,...