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Morris Frederick Bell

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Nationality  American
Occupation  Architect

Name  Morris Bell
Morris Frederick Bell Morris Frederick Bell Historic Missourians The State Historical
Born  August 18, 1849 (1849-08-18) Hagerstown, Maryland
Projects  David R. Francis Quadrangle
Died  1929, Fulton, Missouri, United States
Buildings  Jesse Hall, Brandon-Bell-Collier House

Alma mater  Duff's Business Institute

Morris Frederick Bell (August 8, 1849 – August 2, 1929) was an American architect known primarily for his institutional buildings but also for his domestic and commercial structures. His best known work is the David R. Francis Quadrangle the historic center of the University of Missouri including Jesse Hall. He also designed state correctional schools in Boonville, Chillicothe, and Tipton; and state mental hospitals in Fulton, Higginsville, and Nevada. Bell, a democrat, was also active in civic life. He trained and employed William Lincoln Garver as an assistant. Garver would later go on to have a stand-alone career.

Morris Frederick Bell Morris Frederick Bell Historic Missourians The State Historical

Notable works

  • Jesse Hall the main building of the University of Missouri, listed as part of the Francis Quadrangle Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places
  • M. Fred Bell Rental Cottage in Fulton, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • M. Fred Bell Speculative Cottage in Fulton, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Brandon-Bell-Collier House in Fulton, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Chillicothe Industrial Home for Girls in Chillicothe, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Court Street Historic Residential District in Fulton, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Downtown Fulton Historic District in Fulton, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Missouri State Penitentiary Warden's House in Jefferson City, Missouri, listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • References

    Morris Frederick Bell Wikipedia


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