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Male, born 1924-07-10

Associated with the firms network

Cummings and Associates, Architects Planners; Cummings and Martenson, Architects; Thiry, Paul, AIA, Architect; Waldron and Dietz, Architects

Professional History


Draftsman, Alden Dow, Architect, Midland, MI, 1950-1954. After his graduation from Cranbrook Academy, Cummings worked for the Wrightian architect, Alden B. Dow (1904-1983), a member of the family that founded and owned the Dow Chemical Company. Dow worked with Frank Lloyd Wright at Taliesin during the summer of 1933.

Draftsman, Paul Thiry, Architect, Seattle, WA, 1954-1955.

Draftsman, Waldron and Dietz, Architects, Seattle, WA, 1955-1956. Cummings became a Licensed Architect in the State of WA in 1955.

Principal, Harry Lee Cummings, Jr., Associates, Architects-Planners, Seattle, WA, 1956-1957.

Partner, Cummings and Martenson and Associates, Kirkland, WA, 1957-1968.

Principal, Cummings and Associates, Architects and Planners, Seattle, WA, 1968- .

Professional Activities

Cummings joined the American Institute of Architects (AIA) in 1958; he belonged to the AIA Seattle Chapter in 1970. When surveyed in 1970, Cummings indicated that he had been NCARB certified.

President, Kirkland Chamber of Commerce, Kirkland, WA, 1962-1963.

Member, Washington Environmental Council, Seattle, WA.

Member, King County Environmental Development Commission, Seattle, WA.



B.Arch., Iowa State College, Ames, IA, 1949.

M.Arch. and Urban Planning, Cranbrook Academy, Bloomfield Hills, MI, 1950.



Born in Conway, AR, Harry Lee Cummings, Jr., spent his youth in that state. He served in the US Army Air Forces (USAAF) during World War II, between 1943 and 1945.

Associated Locations

PCAD id: 4689