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Walcot, William (1874–1943), architect and artist

Catherine Cooke and Polly Walcot Stewart

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Walcot, William (1874–1943), architect and artist, was born at Lustdorf, near Odessa, Kherson, Russia, on 11 March 1874 os, the elder son of Enoch Shannon (1854–1895), known as Frank Walcot, a travelling merchant, and his wife, Catherine (1853–1940), daughter of Gottlieb Reichert, a Russo-German steppe farmer. Highly cosmopolitan in origins, education, and professional life, ...

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Subjects: Art ; Architecture

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