Elsi Borg

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Elsi Naemi Borg (October 3, 1893 - December 30, 1958) was a Finnish architect.

Life[edit]

She was born in Nastola and died in Helsinki. She graduated from Helsinki University of Technology in 1919.[1]

She designed the Children's Castle in Helsinki and the Taulumäki Church in Jyväskylä. She worked with Olavi Sortta to design the military hospital in Vyborg. Her brother was architect Kaarlo Borg. She is also the sister of graphic artist Esther Borg and Parliament member Margit Borg-Sundman.

Sources[edit]

  • Maarit Henttonen, Elsi Borg, 1893-1958, arkkitehti, Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo, 1995. ISBN 978-951-9229-87-4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elsi Borg". Museum of Finnish Architecture. Retrieved February 4, 2012.