Robert Mills

Robert Mills

Birth
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Death 3 Mar 1855 (aged 73)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Plot Range 35, Site 111
Memorial ID 7004685 · View Source
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Architect. Apprenticed under James Hoban, architect of the White House. Mills also was mentored by Thomas Jefferson, who invited him to study his architectural library and introduced him to Benjamin Latrobe. Major commissions of his include Monumental Church (1812-1817) in Richmond, the Washington Mounument (1814-1842) in Baltimore, and the Washington Monument (1833-1855), Patent Office Building (1836-1840), Treasury Building (1836-1842), and Old Post Office Building (1839-1842), all in Washington, D.C.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 11 Dec 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7004685
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Mills (12 Aug 1781–3 Mar 1855), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7004685, citing Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .