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COOPER, Leslie Lionel

Born: 1913 05 20
Died: 1975 07 11

Architect

SACA:
Reg No: 679
Year registered: 1937

BArch 1937 (Cape Town)

Currently nothing is known of Cooper's origins. He studied architecture at the University of Cape Town from 1930, graduating in 1937. During this time he worked (1935) in the office of W PERCIK. By 1937 he was working in Port Elizabeth from where he was elected an Associate member of the RIBA in 1937. He later (n.d.) moved to Johannesburg. In 1959 he was in partnership with A HELLMANN (cf COOPER & HELLMANN), address, 603, Pharmacy House, 80, Jorissen Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg. He died in Israel.

ARIBA 1938. (ARIBA nom papers (1938) 6808)

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.

List of projects

With photographs
With notes


Atlas Cleaners and Dyers: 1940. Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), Eastern Cape - Architect
Barris Bros store, ext: 1939. Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), Eastern Cape - Architect
House Mrs Kerbel: 1938?. Summerstrand, Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), Eastern Cape - Architect

Books citing COOPER

ISAA. 1959. The Yearbook of the Institute of South African Architects and Chapter of SA Quantity Surveyors 1958-1959 : Die Jaarboek van die Instituut van Suid-Afrikaanse Argitekte en Tak van Suid-Afrikaanse Bourekenaars 1958-1959. Johannesburg: ISAA. pp 89, 183

ISAA. 1969. The Yearbook of the Institute of South African Architects and Chapter of SA Quantity Surveyors 1968-1969 : Die Jaarboek van die Instituut van Suid-Afrikaanse Argitekte en Tak van Suid-Afrikaanse Bourekenaars 1968-1969. Johannesburg: ISAA. pp 90, 115