Basic Biographical Details

Name: Lester Johnson & Morris
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1913
Bio Notes: Henry Lester was born in England in 1840 and emigrated in 1867 to Shanghai, where he found employment with the Municipal Council and also worked in real estate. In 1913 he joined George A Johnson and Gordon Morris in partnership as Lester, Johnson & Morris. He retired three years later and died in May 1926, but the practice title was retained.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Shanghai, ChinaBusiness   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Andrew Hughes19211930Assistant 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 1Denison, Edward and Guang, Yu Ren2006Building Shanghai: The Story of China's Gateway Chichester: Wiley-Academy (John Wiley & Sons Ltd)p 92