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Born: 1884, Died: 1968

Born in Michigan, Joseph F. Hudnut trained at Harvard University and the University of Michigan. He added an M.A. from Columbia University in 1916 and after World War I opened an office in New York. In 1923 he relocated to Charlottesville, VA, where he became director of the McIntire School of Fine Arts at the University of Virginia. In 1926 he returned to Columbia University as a professor, but became dean of the School of Architecture in 1933. In 1935 he again moved, this time to Harvard University where he worked as dean of the Graduate School of Design.

Hudnut is represented in the Architectural Archives of the University of Pennsylvania.

Written by Sandra L. Tatman.

Clubs and Membership Organizations

  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)

School Affiliations

  • Harvard University
  • Columbia University
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Virginia
  • Alabama Polytechnic Institute


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