Robert W. Gibson

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Robert Williams Gibson
Cartier's Wikipedia.jpg
Elevation of Morton F. Plant House (1905), now Cartier's, New York
Born November 17, 1854
Essex, England
Died August 17, 1927
Woodbury, New York
Nationality USA
Known for Architect

Robert W. Gibson, AIA, (1854, England - 1927, New York City) was an English-born American ecclesiastical architect active in late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century New York City and New York State. He designed several large Manhattan churches and a number of prominent residences and institutional buildings.

Gibson studied architecture at the Royal Academy of Arts, London. He won a competition to design All Saints Cathedral (Albany, New York).[1]

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Gibson married in 1890 to Caroline J. Hammond. They had four children: three daughters and a son.[3]

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  1. ^ Sailors' Snug Harbor Info Plaque
  2. ^ American Architect and Buildings News. Oct 25, 1899
  3. ^ "Obituary, Robert W. Gibson". New York Times. August 19, 1927.