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educator , Interior designer

Stanley Barrows, American interior designer, educator. Member Mayor's committee for promotion of New York City as center for home furnishings resources, 1980. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member American Society Interior Designers (education affiliate DeWolfe award), Irish Georgian Society, Victorian Society, National Trust for History Preservation, Kappa Phi Kappa Clubs: Princeton of New York.

Background

Barrows, Stanley was born on December 5, 1914 in Palacios, Texas, United States. Son of William Stanley and Margaret Stuart (Sartwelle) Barrows.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington and Lee University, 1937; diploma in design, Parsons School Design, New York and Paris, 1940.

Career

Designer, Joseph Platt Associations, New York City, 1941-1942; professor interior design, director European study program, Parsons School Design, New York City, 1946-1968; professor interior design specializing in design histor, Fashion Institute Technology, New York City, since 1968; department chairman interior design, Fashion Institute Technology, New York City, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles, Archtol. Digest, New York Times, Inside Design.

Membership

Member Mayor's committee for promotion of New York City as center for home furnishings resources, 1980. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member American Society Interior Designers (education affiliate DeWolfe award), Irish Georgian Society, Victorian Society, National Trust for History Preservation, Kappa Phi Kappa Clubs: Princeton of New York.

Connections

father:
William Stanley Barrows

mother:
Margaret Stuart (Sartwelle) Barrows