Sarah P. Harkness (1914-2013)


Harkness, Sarah P.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 08 July 1914 - d. 22 May 2013
Gender:    Female
Occupation:    American architect
Location:    Cambridge, MA

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1968-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1979

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Address listed in 1970 American Architects Directory

Related Records

The Architects' Collaborative (firm)
Wife and partner of John C. Harkness

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application, press releases and articles, photos; Fellowship nomination scanned separately. Sarah P. Harkness was the first woman elected to the AIA Board of Directors in 1973, and the first woman elected as a Vice President of the AIA in 1978.