Architect. Born– Oct. 1, 1913, in Birmingham. Parents– F. Hopkinson and Annie (Kidder) Smith. Married– Dorothea Fales Wilder on Aug. 22, 1942. Children– Two. Education– Princeton University, A.B., M.F.A. Registered architect in Alabama, New York, and North Carolina; architect with army engineers in Caribbean, 1940-1942; self-employed architect after 1946. Fellow of American Institute of Architects; received several fellowships, scholarships, and grants; decorated by Brazil with Order of the Southern Cross; decorated by Italy; subject of television special in 1976.


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