Basic Biographical Details

Name: Alexander Innis Morrison
Designation: Architect
Born: 9 May 1886
Died: 17 January 1962
Bio Notes: Alexander Innis Morrison was born in the Grange, Edinburgh on 9 May 1886 and graduated from the Victoria School of Architecture in Manchester. He served his apprenticeship there, and emigrated to Canada on 15 April 1910 where his planned final destination was Winnipeg though he was to land at Montreal. He settled in Medicine Hat, Alberta where he formed a partnership with W H Bourne. Following overseas service during WWI he returned to Canada establishing a practice in association with J & D A Harquail in Campbelton, New Brunswick. Later in his career he took a salaried job as supervising architect with the New Brunswick Department of Public Works.

He remained there until his death on 17 January 1962.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2CanadaPrivate/business   
Item 2 of 2Campbeltown, Alberta, CanadaPrivate/business 1962 

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Bourne & Morrison  Partner 
Item 2 of 2New Brunswick Department of Public Works  Senior Architect 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1John Shepherd AndersonJanuary 1931August 1931Assistant 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2  Courtesy of Robert Hill.
Item 2 of 2  Emigration records

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Journal of the Royal Architectural Inst of CanadaApril 1962v29, no4 p77

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information from Holly Kinnear