Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)


Donovan, John J., Architect

ID: 2557
Partnership Name: Donovan, John J., Architect
Position Title: Principal
Firm Partners: Donovan, John Joseph
Notes: Donavan located his practice in Oakland, CA. Working for the Pittsburgh, PA, architects, Palmer and Hornbostel, Donavan was sent to supervise the firm's City Hall in Oakland. He chose to settle there rather than return to Pittsburgh. Early in his career, Donovan developed expertise designing school buildings.