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Awards

  • American Institute of Architects. Gold Medal. (1938)

Published Biographical References

  • Moss, Roger W. Philadelphia Victorian. Philadelphia: The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, 1998., p. 140
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  • American Art Annual. v.21 (1924/25) "Who's Who In Architecture.", p. 384
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    Office: 112 South 16th St., Philadelphia, PA

     
  • University of Pennsylvania Architectural Alumni Society. The Book of the School. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1934., p. 172
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  • Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects. New York : Free Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, c1982. , v. 1, p. 476-477
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  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, p. 110-111, 1904
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  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 31, n. 49, p. 796, 12/6/1916
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  • Who's Who in Philadelphia. Philadelphia : Stafford's National News Service, 1920-1927. 3 v. , v. 2, p. 117, 1925
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    Office: 112 S. 16th St., Phila.

     
  • Who's Who in Philadelphia. Philadelphia : Stafford's National News Service, 1920-1927. 3 v. , v. 3, p. 180, 327, 1927
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    Office: 112 S. 16th St., Phila.

     
  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, 1928
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    Membership: T-Square Club, Honorary, President

     
  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, 1928
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    Membership: T-Square Club, Active, Vice President

     
  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 45, n. 36, p. 564, 9/3/1930
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  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, 1931
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    Membership: Philadelphia Chapter, AIA, Fellow

     
  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, 1931
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    Membership: T-Square Club, Honorary

     
  • American Institute of Architects. Journal of the American Institute of Architects. Washington, DC:, v. 10, n. 05, p. 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 5/1938
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    Membership: American Institute of Architects (AIA), Fellow

     
  • Who's Who in Maryland, A Biographical Dictionary of Leading Living Men and Women of the States of Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and West Virginia.. Chicago, Marquis Company, 1939-?, p. 188, 1939
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    Office: Architects Building, Philadelphia, PA

     
  • International Dictionary of Architects and Architecture. London: St. James Press, , 1993
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  • Cret, Paul P. "The Ecole des Beaux-Arts and Architectural Education." Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 1 (April 1944): 12-15.
     
  • Cret. "The Ecole des Beaux-Arts: What Its Architectural Teaching Means." Architectural Record 23 (May 1908): 367-371.
     
  • Dictionary of American Biography, v. 23 (suppl. 3), p. 199-200.
     
  • Federal Architect: special issue devoted to Cret (1946)
     
  • Grossman, Elizabeth Greenwell, "Paul Philippe Cret: Rationalism and Imagery in American Architecture." Ph.D. dissertation, Brown University, 1980.
     
  • Magonigle, H. Van Buren. Architectural Rendering in Wash. New York: Scribners, 1936. (Includes examples of Cret renderings: p. 84, 98, plus the list of colors in his palette, p. 129)
     
  • Obituary: AIA Journal 4 (December 1945): 281-282, 287-288; Philadelphia Inquirer (9 September 1945); Philadelphia Record (9 September 1945).
     
  • Reid, Kenneth. "Paul Philippe Cret, Master of Design." Pencil Points (October 1938): 609-638.
     
  • White, Theophilus B. Paul Philippe Cret, Architect and Teacher. Philadelphia: Art Alliance Press, 1973.
     
  • Cret, Paul Philippe. "Are We Teaching Architecture?" Architectural Forum vol. 69, no. 4: 10-11.
     
  • U.S. Immigration Original Documents, accessed on 8/22/2013 via Ancestry.com
     

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