Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)


Gogerty, Henry

ID: 1414
Full Name: Henry L. Gogerty
Occupation: Architect
Gender: M
Nationality: US
Birth Date: 01/30/1894
Death Date: 04/01/1990
Family: Spouse: Gogerty married c. 1922 and divorced before 1930;
Parents: Both of his parents were from IA; his mother's maiden name was Haggin.
Relocation: Henry L. Gogerty was born in Zearing, IA, and died in Los Angeles County, CA, at the age of 96;
Biographical Information: Education: Liberal Arts Certificate, Dubuque College (also known as Saint Joseph's College), Dubuque, IA, 1912-1913; B.S. Arch., University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL, 1917; coursework, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA;
Work History: Superintendent of Airport Construction, United States Army, Signal Corps, 1917-1918; Gogerty attended Field Artillery Officer Training School in 1917. Before setting up his own practice, Gogerty worked for various architecture and engineering firms in TX and CA, 1918-1923. Partner, Gogerty and Weyl, Architects, Los Angeles, CA, c. 1925-1928; Principal, H.L. Gogerty Associates, Architects, Los Angeles, CA, 1928-c. 1965; Gogerty's own firm was also referred to as the "H.L. Gogerty Organization." He retired on or before 1970.
Miscellaneous: Gogerty profiled in: Who's Who in America. 38th edition, 1974-1975. Wilmette, IL: Marquis Who's Who, 1974. (WhoAm 38); Who's Who in America. 40th edition, 1978-1979. Wilmette, IL: MarquisWho's Who, 1978. (WhoAm 40); Who's Who in America. 41st edition, 1980-1981. Wilmette, IL: Marquis Who's Who, 1980. (WhoAm 41); SSN: 554-50-9326; President, Rotary Club of Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, 1930-1931; Vice-President, American Legion, California Safety Council, Incorporated, 1953; Director/Chairman, Saint Anne's Foundation, Building Committee, 1954-1955;
Professional Awards: Post College: The American Institute of Architects (AIA) presented Gogerty a national achievement award in the science of construction for flexible walls he designed for schools in Southern CA. Awarded Fellowship in the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) in 1953.
Countries: United States
Locations: Architect's Birth:
Zearing, IA
Architect's Death:
Los Angeles, CA