in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 349 words.
(b Lawrenceburg, IN, May 23, 1820; d Nassau, Bahamas, March 8, 1887).
American engineer. His formal education ended when he was 13, and he was self-taught as an engineer. He...