Marion S. Parker
Early life and education
Originally from Detroit, Michigan
Graduated from The University of Michigan, 1895
Career in Architecture
Civil engineer in New York
Major Buildings and Projects
Broad Exchange Building, Wall Street, 25 Broad Street, New York, 1900
Steel work, Astoria half of the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York, 1897 (razed 1929)
Whitehall Building, 17 Battery Place, New York, 1902-04
Press and Awards
Shaw, Wilfred. The University of Michigan. New York: Harcourt Brace and Howe, 1920.
“Woman Designer of Skyscrapers.” Architectural Art and Its Allies II:5 (November 1906): p. 13.
“Woman Designs Skyscraper-Miss Parker Furnished Structural Plans for Broad Exchange Building.” The Washington Post (13 January 1907): p. R2. URL: http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/link.php?action=detail&id=57983