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Harrison Baxter Traver

 (1881 - 1973)
Harrison Baxter Traver was active/lived in California.  Harrison Traver is known for lelisure-time painting, architecture.

Biography   Harrison Baxter Traver


Harrison Traver was born in Hudson, NY on Dec. 2, 1881.  Traver graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1906, and then continued his studies in Paris.  The following year he moved to San Francisco where he became an architectural designer for the City.

He continued in private practice as an architect in both San Francisco and Fresno.  His work there included many high schools and auditoriums.  In 1924, he moved to Los Angeles and specialized in hotels.  In 1936 he joined the staff of Mutual Savings & Loan Ass'n in Pasadena as an appraiser-architect and was vice president upon retirement in 1963.

He then moved to Placerville, CA where he remained until his demise on March

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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