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John Galen Howard
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Birth: May 8, 1864
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1931
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

American architect from California who is best known as the supervising architect of the Master Plan for the University of California Berkeley campus and as being the founder of their Architecture program. Other well known buildings of his include the Campanile, California Memorial Stadium, Sather Gate and the Hearst Greek Theatre, all located on the UC Berkeley campus. He also designed the Marin Circle, the entrance pillars on The Alameda, stairways, benches and native stone pillars used as street markers in the Northbrae area of Berkeley. He was elected a Fellow in the American Institute of Architects in 1901 and a number of his works are listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

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  Mary Robertson Howard (1864 - 1963)*
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Sunset View Cemetery
El Cerrito
Contra Costa County
California, USA
Plot: Palm 8
Created by: Bernard Johnson
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90771859
John Galen Howard
Added by: Bernard Johnson
John Galen Howard
Added by: Bernard Johnson
John Galen Howard
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- Cathy
 Added: Aug. 28, 2015
What great accomplishments in architecture!
- K.Davis
 Added: Aug. 12, 2015

- John A.
 Added: May. 15, 2015
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