Goodhue, Bertram Grosvenor
Born: Apr 28, 1869 AD
Died: 1924 AD, at 54 years of age.
1869 - Born in Pomfret on the 28th of April.
1911 - He received an honorary degree from Trinity College.
1884 - He moved to New York to apprentice at the architectural firm of Renwick, Aspinwall and Russell.
1891 - Goodhue's apprenticeship ended when he won a design competition for St. Matthew's in Dallas.
1896 - He created the Cheltenham typeface for use by a New York printer, Cheltenham Press.
1897 - He was befriended by a group of young, artistic intellectuals involved in the founding of the Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston.
1891 - Cram and Goodhue formed the architectural firm of Cram, Wentworth, and Goodhue, renamed Cram, Goodhue and Ferguson in 1898.
1915 - Goodhue re-interpreted a masterful Spanish Baroque complete with Churrigueresque detailing, for El Prado.
1924 - Died on the 23rd of April.
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