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Architect

James Scott Rawlings, American architect. Registered architect, Virginia, Indiana, North Carolina, South Carolina.

Background

Rawlings, James Scott was born on June 26, 1922 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Byrd Lundy and Finetta Ann (Gardner) Rawlings.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University Virginia, 1947. Master of Fine Arts in Architecture, Princeton University, 1949.

Career

Instructor architecture University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1947. Draftsman, staff architect Marcellus, Wright & Son, Architects, Richmond, 1949-1953. Founder, partner Rawlings & Wilson, Architects, 1955-1980, president, chairman, 1980-1993, chairman emeritus, consultant, 1993-1995.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Virginia, Indiana, North Carolina, South Carolina.

Membership

Past president, trustee Virginia Foundation for Architectural Education. Chairman Committee for Architecture Review, Richmond, 1967-1977. Board directors St. Peter's Parish Church Restoration Association, New Kent, Virginia, 1985-1995.

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, PTO. Fellow American Institute of Architects. Member Virginia Association Professions, Raven Society University Virginia, Country Club of Virginia, Pi Kappa Alpha.

Connections

father:
Byrd Lundy Rawlings

mother:
Finetta Ann (Gardner) Rawlings