Name: Ruth H. Perkins
Date of Death / Location: February, 2009
Education: Bachelor's of Architecture, University of Michigan
Firms and Partnerships February, 2009
Professional Organizations & Activities: First woman to recieve a degree in architecture from the University of Michigan. Obtained her Illinois architect's license in 1929. Perkins served as an architectural engineer with the army ordinace department during WWII, designing buildings for the manufacture and storage of munitions. Member of the Western Society of Engineers and the American Institute of Architects.
Primary Field: Architect