Charles A. Rich

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Charles Alonzo Rich
Born October 22, 1854
Beverly, Massachusetts
Died December 3, 1943
Charlottesville, Virginia
Practice Partner in Lamb & Rich
Buildings Barnard College Milbank, Brinckerhoff, and Fiske Halls (1897-1898) and Brooks Hall (1906-1907)
Projects Barnard College master plan (1906, unrealized)

Charles Alonzo Rich (October 22, 1854 – December 3, 1943) was an American architect who practiced in New York City from 1882 until 1933. Rich was a member of the Architectural League of New York. Rich was a partner in the New York architectural firm of Lamb & Rich, that mostly specialized in residential design.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Rich was born in Beverly, Massachusetts, and died at his home in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the age of 89.[2][3]

Notable buildings[edit]


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  2. ^ "Charles William Romeyn," Brief Biographies of American Architects: Who Died Between 1897 and 1947, Society of Architectural Historians. Retrieved 3 April 2007.
  3. ^ Meacham, Scott B. "'The Shaping Hand Was at All Points the Same': Charles Alonzo Rich Builds the New Dartmouth," Dartmouth College Library Bulletin, April 1998, Vol. XXXVIII(NS) No. 2, ISSN 0011-6750. Retrieved 3 April 2007.
  4. ^ "Claremont Opera House History". Retrieved 8 March 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  6. ^ "Center for History". Northern Indiana Historical Society d/b/a Center for History, South Bend, Indiana.