Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Joseph Cunningham |
|Designation: ||Architect |
|Born: ||20 February 1911 |
|Died: ||20 July 1975 |
|Bio Notes: ||Joseph Cunningham was born on 20 February 1911. He took the certificate course in architecture at Glasgow School of Art and the Royal Technical College in Glasgow while at the same time working as an assistant with Dunbartonshire County Council architects' department under Joseph Weekes from 1928-34. From 1934-36 he was an assistant in the practice of James Taylor Thomson, moving in the latter year to Birmingham to the office of Harry Weedon for two years. |
He entered the office of Peter Hing & Jones also in Birmingham in 1938 and became a partner in April 1954.
The following year, 1955, he was elected LRIBA, proposed by Harry W Weedon, H Peter Hing and John H Jones.
He died on 20 July 1975.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|121, Colmore Row, Birmingham, England||Business||1955 *|| || |
|44, Peacock Road, Birmingham, England||Private||1955 *|| || |
|25, Calthorpe Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England||Business||1975 *|| || |
* earliest date known from documented sources.
Employment and Training
|The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):|
| ||Name||Date proposed||Notes|
|H Peter Hing||1955||For Licentiateship|
|John H Jones||1955||For Licentiateship|
|Harry W Weedon||1955||For Licentiateship|
|The following archives hold material relating to this architect:|
| ||Source||Archive Name||Source Catalogue No.||Notes|
|RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum||RIBA Nomination Papers||L6615 (Box 149)|| |