Basic Biographical Details

Name: Archibald Graham Walker
Designation: Architect
Born:  
Died: 3 November 1975
Bio Notes: Archibald Graham Walker was articled to Stewart & Paterson in October 1913, studying at Glasgow School of Architecture. His training was interrupted by active war service from February 1916 to January 1919, but he completed his apprenticeship with the same firm in September 1920 and remained as draughtsman until April 1925 when he was appointed draughtsman to Eric Alexander Sutherland. In June that year he obtained his diploma, and in July passed the final exam. He was admitted ARIBA on 30 November 1925, his proposers being George Andrew Paterson, John Stewart and John Watson.

Walker died on 3 November 1975. No further details of his family have yet been found but he was survived by at least one daughter, Jean Morley, who notified the RIBA of his death.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 136, Kersland Street, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1925 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Employment and Training

Employers

The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3Stewart & PatersonOctober 1913September 1920ApprenticeWith the exception of war service, February 1916 to January 1919
Item 2 of 3Stewart & PatersonSeptember 1920April 1925Draughtsman 
Item 3 of 3Eric Alexander SutherlandApril 1925 Draughtsman 

RIBA

RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3George Andrew Paterson30 November 1925for Associateship
Item 2 of 3John Stewart30 November 1925for Associateship
Item 3 of 3John Watson30 November 1925for Associateship

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no3881 (box 4; microfilm reel 28) (includes letter from his daughter Jean Morley, 12 November 1975, notifying RIBA of his death)