Samuel Mockbee (1944-2001)


Mockbee, Samuel

Variant Names

Mockbee, Sambo
Mockbee, Samuel Norman, Jr.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    b. 23 December 1944 - d. 30 December 2001
Occupation:    American architect and educator
Location:    Columbus, GA; Jackson, MS

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1977-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1989
Recipient of the AIA Gold Medal 2004 (posthumous)

Biographical Sources

Related Records

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file contains membership application and request for chapter transfer. Fellowship file contains FAIA nomination. Gold Medal file contains Gold Medal nomination, script from presentation of nomination to the AIA Board of Directors, and citation for the medal.


Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency, by Andrea Oppenheimer Dean (Princeton University Press, 2001)