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Born: fl. 1900
Died: 1903/6


Was architect to the firm of English decorators and builders Waring & Gillow around 1900; he was responsible for the design of the original Carlton Hotel, Johannesburg, W LECK having been appointed supervising architect for the hotel which became the most elegant and among the best-known hotels in South Africa. Smith also designed the Consolidated Building in the Chicago style of commercial buildings and at one point the tallest building in Johannesburg, ABURROW & TREEBY being appointed the supervising architects.

(Benjamin 1979:10-14)

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.