Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin
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Who is Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin?
Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin, A.M., L.H.D. was an American architect, born at Istanbul, Turkey as the son of Cyrus Hamlin. He graduated at Amherst in 1875, studied architecture at Boston and Paris, and afterward began teaching architecture at Columbia in its School of Engineering. He was director from 1903 to 1912. While he was the director, he commented on the Treaty of Lausanne by saying, "Treaty was worthless and the Turks untrustworthy".
- born in (161 years ago)
- nationality: United States of America
- education: Amherst College
- profession: Architect
- parent of Talbot Hamlin
- died in (90 years ago)
- written work: "A history of ornament"
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The Encyclopedia Americana (1918)
A Library of Universal Knowledge
Alfred Dwight Foster Hamlin, Professor of the History of Architecture, Columbia University. BYZANTINE ART. The style which prevailed in the Byzantine or Eastern Roman empire as long as it existed (330-1453) and which has prevai led since ...
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