Henry C. Dudley

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Henry Dudley
Born 1813[1]
Died 1894[1]
Buildings St. Paul's Cathedral (Syracuse, New York); St. Peter's Episcopal Church Complex (Auburn, New York); Trinity Episcopal Church, Tariffville, Connecticut

Henry C. Dudley (1813–1894), known also as Henry Dudley, was an English-born North American architect, known for his Gothic Revival churches. He was a founding member of the American Institute of Architects and designed a large number of churches, among them Saint Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Syracuse, New York, built in 1884,[1][2][3] and Trinity Church (Elmira, New York), completed in 1858.[4]

He partnered with architect Frank Wills, whom he knew from their days working together in Exeter, England for John Hayward,[5] and worked on a number of churches with him. After Wills' sudden death in April 1857, Dudley is believed to have completed the Episcopal Church of the Nativity (Huntsville, Alabama), which is now a National Historic Landmark.[2] He also worked on his own and with Frederick Diaper.[1]

Postcard view of Middletown, Connecticut one
Syracuse, New York one
Mobile, Alabama one
Hoosick Falls, New York one
Red Wing, Minnesota one

Many of Dudley's works are listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP).[6] Buildings designed by Dudley include:

Two churches believed to be the work of Wills and Dudley will likely have had increased involvement by Dudley, due to their completion after Will's death:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Architects and master builders". "The New Jersey Churchscape". Retrieved 2008-03-04. 
  2. ^ a b c R. Gamble, Harvie Jones, and Frances Roberts (July 21, 1989), National Landmark Nomination: Episcopal Church of the Nativity (pdf), National Park Service  and Accompanying 7 photos, exterior and interior, from 1989. PDF (1.59 MB)
  3. ^ "History of The American Institute of Architects". "American Institute of Architects". Retrieved 2008-03-04. 
  4. ^ Robert T. Englert (December 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination:Trinity Church (Elmira, New York)". Retrieved 2008-09-21.  and Accompanying 3 photos, from 2006
  5. ^ Architecture of the Old South: Greek Revival & Romantic Volume 2 of Architecture of the Old South, Van Jones Martin. ISBN 0-88322-034-2, ISBN 978-0-88322-034-4
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  7. ^ wakeupniagara weekly
  8. ^ David F. Ransom (August 30, 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Tariffville Historic District". National Park Service.  and Accompanying 15 photos, exterior and interior, from 1992 (captions on pages 21-22 of text document)

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