Name: Iris Ashwell
Date of Birth / Location: August 16, 1897 / British Columbia, Canada
Date of Death / Location: November 5, 1987 / British Columbia, Canada
Education: University of British Columbia; Iowa State College; Ashwell also studied for two years in England with the urban planner Thomas Mawson.
Firms and Partnerships Chief Land Planner for the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA), late 1940s-early 1950s.
Professional Organizations & Activities: Professional Women's Council Western Society of Engineers; American Society of Planning Officials; Professional Women's Club of Evanston, Illinois.
Primary Field: Landscape Architect
The research on this page appears courtesy of Julia Bachrach of Julia Bachrach Consulting.