George W. Conklin Collection (294), Architect, 1908-1999
George William Conklin was born in Rome, Italy and received his architectural training at the University of Pennsylvania (B.Arch 1934) followed by graduate studies at Princeton University. In 1953, he established a partnership with Julian E. Kulski, a native of England, which would last until 1960. Thereafter, he practiced under the firm name of Urban Design, Consulting Architects and Planners.
The collection documents a number of projects (1953-1960) designed by the firm of Conklin & Kulski, architects, including: St. Paul’s Church and the Doctors (or Dairy) Cove Bathing Club located in Montego Bay, Jamaica, as well as Conklin’s own house in Woodbridge, Connecticut.