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Document Details


Title: Thomas H. Beeby
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Art Institute of Chicago. Ryerson and Burnham Libraries
Collection: Chicago Architects Oral History Project
Description: Beeby speaks about his early years in Oak Park and becoming aware of the work of Frank Lloyd Wright; his study of architecture at Cornell and Yale; working in the office of C.F. Murphy; joining Jim Hammond to found Hammond Beeby & Associates; teaching at IIT; exhibiting with the Chicago Seven; the role of writing in his career; teaching at UIC; deanship at Yale; the Chicago Public Library commission; the Chicago Architectural Club; and the ultimate value of the activities of the Chicago Seven.
Extent: 158 pages
URL: http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/caohp/beeby.pdf
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1998 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Beeby, Thomas H., 1941-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1941
Speaker place of birth: Oak Park, IL; Illinois; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Architect; Dean; Professor
Age at speaking: 57
Document location: Chicago, IL
Document date: 28-Jul-1998
Interviewer: Blum, Betty J.
Organizations discussed: Yale University, New Haven, CT
Locations discussed: Chicago, IL; Illinois; North America; Oak Park, IL; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Architects; Architecture; Architecture--Chicago (Ill.); Biography; Chicago, IL; Education; Illinois; North America; Oak Park, IL; Oral history; United States; Yale University, New Haven, CT
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0025514-27373