Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844

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Dates:
Birth 1763-08-08
Death 1844-04-15
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

Architect and public official. Bulfinch worked on and completed the United States Capitol building in Washington D.C. (1817-1830). Thomas Bulfinch (1796-1867) writer of "The age of fable," "The age of chivalry; or, legends of King Arthur." Stephen Greenleaf Bulfinch was a minister in Augusta, Georgia.

From the description of Personal and family papers, 1817-1913. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 41416141

Architect.

From the description of Charles Bulfinch correspondence, 1818. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70984440

Charles F. Bulfinch lived in Weston, Oregon. By age 17 he had joined the army. He journeyed for a year to Alaska and returned home to Weston in 1898.

From the description of Charles F. Bulfinch papers, 1898. (University of Oregon Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54359693

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Subjects:

  • Architecture
  • Architecture--Designs and plans
  • Architecture--History--19th century
  • Hospitals--Designs and plans
  • Courthouses
  • City planning
  • Architects--Correspondence

Occupations:

  • Architect

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • Boston (Mass.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Essex County (Mass.) (as recorded)
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Alaska (as recorded)
  • Newburyport (Mass.) (as recorded)
  • Massachusetts--Newburyport (as recorded)
  • Massachusetts--Boston (as recorded)
  • Bowdoin Street (Boston, Mass.) (as recorded)