Joe Wilkes, Architect

Updated: Jan 22

Joseph Allen Wilkes - 1919 - 2010


Education:

1937 - 1941 - Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

1945 - 1949 - Master of Architecture, Columbia University, New York City, New York

1948 - Alpha Rho Chi Medal, Columbia University, New York City, New York


Registered

New York, Florida, Maryland, District of Columbia and Virginia


Academic Appointments:

1953 - Professor of Architecture, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

1971 - 1985 - Professor of Architecture, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland


Publications:

1988 - Editor, Encyclopedia of Architecture

1999 - Co Editor, Architectural Acoustics


Firms:

1950 - 1952 - White & Helm, Geneva, New York

1959 - National Research Council Building Research Advisory Board, Washington, District of Columbia

1960 - Wilkes & Faulkner, Maryland


Public Service:

1978 - President, National Center for a Barrier Free Environment, Washington, District of Columbia

Worked on Accessibility Standards for Americans with Disabilities Act, Washington, District of Columbia

1977 - 1980 - Member, Professional Advisory Council National Easter Seals Society of Crippled Children, Washington, District of Columbia

1976 - 1982 - Member, President Committee Employment of Handicapped, Washington, District of Columbia


Military Service:

1942 -1945 - Army Air Corps


Notable Works:

1960 - 1970 - National Zoo’s, Great Ape House, Small Mammal House and Reptile House, 3301 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington District of Columbia

Additions and Renovations, Japanese Embassy, 2520 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, District of Columbia

1960 - 1970 - Additions and Renovations, Venezuela Embassy 1099 30th Street NW # 2, Washington, District of Columbia

1953 - Wilkes Residence, Highland Court Neighborhood, Gainesville, Florida


Joe Wilkes

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