Eleanor Raymond

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Birth City: Cambridge

Birth State/Province: Massachusetts

Birth Country: United States

Resident Country: delete

Archive/Repository: Frances Loeb Library at the Harvard Design School

Sources: http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/pwwmh/ma50.htm


Subject: Residential Housing


Employer: Henry Atherton Frost

Title: Partnered with Frost

City: Boston

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 1919

Notes: Frost and Raymond designed the Cleaves house together in 1919.

Employer: Self-employed

Title: Owner and architect

Start Date: January 01, 1935

Notes: http://www.cwarch.org/HTML/2009-09-01_Muse.pdf.


No collaborators on record


No apprenticeships on record


Name: Alumnae Achievement Awards

Notes: by Wellesley College


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

Title: Higgins House

City: Andover

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Title: John Lovejoy Abbot House

City: Andover

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Title: Dover Sun House

Description: first occupied, solar-powered house in the country

City: Dover

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States


Institution: Wellesley College

Degree: Bachelor of Arts

End Date: January 01, 1909

Institution: Cambridge School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture for Women

Department: Domestic architecture

Start Date: January 01, 1917


No licenses on record

Professional Affiliations

Organization: American Institute of Architects

Role: Fellow

Start Date: January 01, 1961

Notes: Elected on her prolific body of over 50 years of work

Publications By

Title: Early Domestic Architecture of Pennsylvania

Publisher: Pyne Press

Date Published: January 01, 1935

Notes: groundbreaking work in architectural documentation

Publications About

Title: Eleanor Raymond: Architect

Author: Doris Cole

Publisher: Art Alliance Pr

Notes: October 1981

Title: Eleanor Raymond

Author: Lamia Doumato

Publisher: Fromm Intl

Notes: September 1982

Title: The Making of Two Americans: European Traditions and Practices expressed in the Henry Hobson Richardson and Eleanor Raymond Collections of Harvard University's Graduate School of Design

Author: Mary F. Daniels

Publication: International Confederation of Architectural Museums

Notes: 1998

Title: Women in American Architecture: A Historic and Contemporary Perspective

Author: Torre, Susana, editor

Publication: book

Publisher: Whitney Library of Design

City: New York

Date Published: January 01, 1977