John E. Tourtellotte

Architect

1869 – 1939

66 Views

Who was John E. Tourtellotte?

John Everett Tourtellotte was a prominent western American architect, best known for his projects in Idaho. His work in Boise included the Idaho State Capitol, the Boise City National Bank, the Carnegie Library, and numerous other buildings for schools, universities, churches, and government institutions. From 1922 to 1930, he worked in Portland, Oregon.

He was associated with partnerships John E. Tourtellotte & Company and Tourtellotte and Hummel, based in Boise. Works by these firms were covered in a 1982 study and many of the buildings were immediately or later listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Feb 22, 1869
Connecticut
Also known as
  • John Tourtellotte
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
May 8, 1939
Portland

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"John E. Tourtellotte." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 25 Jan. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/john_e_tourtellotte>.

Discuss this John E. Tourtellotte biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net