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  • American Institute of Architects. Gold Medal. (1929)

Published Biographical References

  • Dictionary of American Biography, under the Auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies. New York, C. Scribner's sons, 1928- , v. 12, p. 489-490
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  • American Art Annual. v.21 (1924/25) "Who's Who In Architecture.", p. 436
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  • University of Pennsylvania Architectural Alumni Society. The Book of the School. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1934., p. 152
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  • Lee, Antoinette J. Architects to the Nation: The Rise and Decline of the Supervising Architect's Office. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000., p. 243-244
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  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 47, n. 25, p. 787, 11/23/1910
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  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 37, n. 50, p. 804, 12/13/1922
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  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 44, n. 38, p. 603, 9/18/1929
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  • Bok, Edward W. America's Taj Mahal, the Singing Tower of Florida; Descriptive Sketches by Milton B. Medary, Architect, and Lee Lawrie, Sculptor. Tate, GA: Georgia Marble Co., 1929?
  • Cheyney, Edward Potts. University of Pennsylvania; Its History, Influence, Equipment and Characteristics; with Biographical Sketches and Portraits of Founders, Benefactors, Officers and Alumni. Boston, R. Herndon company, 1901-02, v. 2, p. 380.
  • Medary, Milton B. "Making a Capital City." American Architect 135 (20 May 1929): 631-664.
  • Obituary: American Architect 136 (September 1929): 218; Architectural Record 66 (September 1929): 271; Pencil Points (September 1929): 635 and 637; Royal Institute of British Architects Journal 36 (1928-29): 800..
  • Philadelphia Chapter, AIA. Yearbook of the Annual Architectural Exhibition, Philadelphia. Philadelphia: 1929 (entire issue devoted to Medary).
  • Saylor, Henry H. "The AIA's First Hundred Years." Journal of the American Institute of Architects (May 1957): part 2 of a special issue.
  • University of Pennsylvania Illustrated / [edited by] George Nitzsche. Philadelphia: Published for the University of Pennsylvania [by] John C. Winston Co., c1906, p. 44.
  • Who Was Who in America. Chicago: Marquis, 1942 (v.1, 1897-1942, p. 826).

Biographical Drawings, Photos, Papers, etc.

  • Biography file, University of Pennsylvania Archives, Philadelphia, PA
  • Membership records, American Institute of Architects Archives, Washington, DC
  • T-Square Club. Minutes (Historical Society of Pennsylvania) (New member, 1 April 1891; elected to represent Club at the Archiectural League of America convention, volunteers to cover own expenses, 28 May 1908, etc.)


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