Harkness, Sara (b. Pillsbury)(1914– ) architect; born in Swampscott, Mass. After taking her master's degree in architecture from Smith College (1937), she worked for several architectural firms. In 1946, she cofounded the Architects' Collaborative, where she took a principal role designing among other projects the Fox Lane Middle School, Bedford, N.Y. (1966), and Schlecter Auditorium, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa. (1971).
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