Signe Lagerborg-Stenius

General Information

Occupation: Architect, Teacher

Date of Birth: April 04, 1870

Date of Death: July 15, 1968

Birth Country: Finland

Resident Country: Finland

Sources: Museum of Finnish Architecture. Profiles: Pioneering Women Architects From Finland. Finland: Martinpaino, 1983.


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Employer: Supervisory Board for Public Building

Title: Architect

Country: Finland

Start Date: January 01, 1892

End Date: January 01, 1905

Notes: first of many women to enter a career in the service of the Supervisory Board for Public Building

Employer: Hantverkskolan (School of Applied Art)

Title: Teacher in drawing

Country: Finland

Employer: Barnavardsforeningen (Association for Childcare)

Title: Architect

Country: Finland


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Notable Projects

Title: The Children's Home in Kallio

City: Helsinki

Country: Finland

Title: Ljungbo Sanatorium

City: Hanko

Country: Finland

Title: The "Children's Shelter" in Taka-Toolo

City: Helsinki

Country: Finland


Institution: Polytechnic Institute

Degree: Architect's degree

End Date: January 01, 1892


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Publications About

Title: Profiles: Pioneering Women Architects From Finland

Author: Museum of Finnish Architecture

Page: 20-21

Publisher: Museum of Finnish Architecture