Ruth Bramley Dean

General Information

Occupation: Landscape Architect

Date of Birth: January 01, 1889

Date of Death: January 01, 1932

Birth City: Wilkes-Barre

Birth State/Province: Pennsylvania

Birth Country: United States

Resident City: New York

Resident State/Province: New York

Resident Country: United States

Archive/Repository: Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Frances Loeb Library, Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138

Sources: Birnbaum, Charles A., and Robin Karson, eds. Pioneers of American Landscape Design : An Annotated Bibliography. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2000.



Employer: Jens Jensen

Title: Landscape Architect

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Employer: private practice

Title: Landscape Architect

City: New York

State: New York

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 1915


Country: delete


No apprenticeships on record


Name: Gold Medal of Honor for Landscape Design

Description: Architectural League of New York, First woman to receive this award

Date Received: January 01, 1929


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

Title: A.S. Chiren estate

Description: featured in The Garden Magazine, April 1922

City: Long Island

State: New York

Country: United States


Institution: University of Chicago

Start Date: January 01, 1908

End Date: January 01, 1910


No licenses on record

Professional Affiliations

No affiliations on record

Publications By

Title: The Livable House, Its Garden (Vol. 2 of The Livable House)

Co-author: edited by Aymar Embury II

Publisher: Moffat Yard

City: New York

Date Published: January 01, 1917

Title: Solving the Intricate Problme of the Small Garden

Publication: The Garden Magazine

Volume: May 1922

Publications About

Title: Ruth Dean, Landscape Architect

Author: Frances D. McMullen

Publication: The Woman's Journal

Volume: June 1929