Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)


Mitchell, James

ID: 635
Full Name: James Herbert Mitchell
Occupation: Architect
Gender: M
Nationality: US
Birth Date: 1889-03-26
Death Date: 1964-11-11
Family: Spouse: Mitchell married in 1915.
Children: As of 1956, he had four children.
Relocation: Born in Saint Helena, CA, Mitchell died in San Mateo County, CA, at the age of 75.
Biographical Information: Education: B.S., University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Berkeley, CA, 1911;
Work History: Draftsman, John Galen Howard, Architect, San Francisco, CA, 1912-1915; Draftsman, William C. Hays, Architect, 1915-1917; Draftsman, John Reid, Jr., 1918; General Manager, Willis Polk and Company, Architects, San Francisco, CA, 1918-1924, served in another capacity with Polk, 1924-1930; Principal, James H. Mitchell, Architect, San Francisco, CA, 1930-1946, 1953-1964; Partner, Mitchell and Hawes, Architects, San Francisco, CA, 1946-1952;
Professional Awards: Post College: Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA), 1947;
Countries: United States
Locations: Architect's Birth:
Saint Helena, CA