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Robert Mills

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Robert Mills Famous memorial

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 GPS-Latitude: 38.8817951, Longitude: -76.9779341
Plot
Range 35, Site 111
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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.
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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  • Added: Dec 11, 2002
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7004685/robert-mills: accessed ), memorial page for Robert Mills (12 Aug 1781–3 Mar 1855), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7004685, citing Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.