Name: Isabel Roberts
Date of Birth / Location: March 7, 1871 / Mexico, Missouri
Date of Death / Location: December 27, 1955 / Orlando, Florida
Education: Atelier Masqueray-Chambers, 1899–1901 (Does not appear to have had formal architectural training.)
Firms and Partnerships Firms she worked for are in total: Frank Lloyd Wright, Oak Park, Illnois, 1902–14; Ryan and Roberts, Orlando, Florida, 1920–45.The partnership used several variations of the name Ryan and Roberts, including Ida Annah Ryan and Isabel Roberts Architects (1921) and Ryan and Roberts Studios (1929). All buildings noted to date are located in Florida with her partner Ida Annah Ryan. Active beyond 1914, but moved to Orlando, Florida. Active years in Illinois spent at Frank Lloyd Wrights Firm - it would appear that Roberts did not design any buildings in Illinois on her own, but helped with project design in Frank Lloyd Wright's office.
Professional Organizations & Activities: Project designer in the office of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Primary Field: Architect
- Isabel Roberts House, River Forest, Illinois, 1908, (with Frank Lloyd Wright)