Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)


Klein, Henry

ID: 2388
Full Name: Henry Klein
Occupation: Architect
Gender: M
Nationality: US
Birth Date: 09/06/1920
Biographical Information: Education: B.Arch., Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1943; Howard Foundation Scholar, Brown University, Providence, RI, 1959;
Work History: United States Army, Corps of Engineers, 1943-1945; Designer, [Walter] Sanders and [Arthur] Malsin, Architects, Ann Arbor, MI, 1946-1947; Draftsman, Chauncey Riley, Architect, 1947-1948; Designer, Pietro Belluschi, Architect, Portland, OR, 1948-1952; Principal, Henry Klein, Architect, Mount Vernon, WA, 1952- ; Principal, Henry Klein and Associates, Mount Vernon, WA, -1978; Partner, The Henry Klein Partnership, Architects, Mount Vernon, WA, 1978-2004; Klein retired in 2004.
Teaching: Lectures given at: Iowa State University, Ames, IA; Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS; University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS; Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS; Washington State University, Pullman, WA; Lawrence University, Appleton, WI;
Miscellaneous: Klein designed an addition to the art school at Western Washington State College, (WWSC); Folke Nyberg was an employee of Klein on the art school job. This commission led to other work for Klein (and Nyberg) at WWSC.
Professional Awards: College: Howard Foundation Fellowship, Brown University, Providence, RI, 1959;
Post College: Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA);
Countries: Germany
United States
Locations: Architect's Birth:
Cham, Bavaria