Name: Mary Louisa Page
Date of Birth / Location: January 27, 1849 / Metamora, Illinois
Date of Death / Location: October 21, 1921 / Kansas City, Missouri
Education: University of Illinois, 1874-1879. She earned her Certificate of Architecture in 1878 and her Bachelor of Sceince in Architecture in 1879. She was the first woman to graduate with a degree in architecture in North America from the University of Illinois, 1879.
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Professional Organizations & Activities: Page served as the secretary of Capital City Abstract & Title Insurance in 1892. Apparently having moved west at some point, Page was active in the Women's Temperance Union, and in 1905 was elected as the vice president of Western Washington Women' s Christian Temperance Union, serving in that capacity until 1909. She also served as an instructor at Blue Printing and Abstracting in Olympia, Washington.
Primary Field: Architect