Mary Ann Elizabeth Crawford

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Date of Birth: January 01, 1901

Date of Death: January 01, 1988

Birth City: Girard

Birth State/Province: Illinois

Birth Country: United States

Resident City: Springfield

Resident State/Province: Illinois

Resident Country: United States

Archive/Repository: Drawings located at Department of Architecture, the Art Institute of Chicago




Employer: Century of Progress International Exhibition

Title: Architect

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Start Date: 1933

End Date: 1934

Employer: Works Progress Administration

Title: Architect

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Employer: Mary Ann Crawford private practice

Title: Principal

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Notes: Worked independently for various architects



No apprenticeships on record


No awards on record


Title: Early student work of M. A. Crawford

Description: Beaux Arts-style renderings were acclaimed


Notable Projects

No projects on record


Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Department: Architecture

Degree: B.S. In Architecture

End Date: January 01, 1929

Institution: Massachusetts of Technology

Department: Architecture

Degree: Master of Arts

End Date: January 01, 1932


License: License in architecture

Organization: Illinois

Date Awarded: January 01, 1941

License: License in engineering

Date Awarded: January 01, 1943

Professional Affiliations

No affiliations on record

Publications By

No publications by on record

Publications About

Title: The First American Women Architects

Author: Allaback, Sarah

Publication: book

Publisher: University of Illinois Press


Title: Mary Ann Crawford Oral History

Author: Interviewer: Betty J. Blum

Publication: Chicago Architects Oral History Project

Publisher: The Art Institute of Chicago

City: Chicago

Date Published: May 17, 1983