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Written by:
D. L. Chandler, American  Search this
Received by:
Norma Merrick Sklarek, American, 1926 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, American, founded 1861  Search this
Owned by:
Norma Merrick Sklarek, American, 1926 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 29, 1976
Description:
Letter from DL Chandler to Norma Merrick Sklarek. The white paper has a black and red printed letterhead from the Department of Architecture, School of Architecture and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The letter is handwritten in blue ink and dated in the upper right corner. The letter begins [DEAR MS. SKLAREK - / I AM VERY SORRY FOR THE LONG DELAY IN RELAYING YOUR COPY TO YOU.] Chandler discusses a potential topic, “Architectural History of Black America,” for a PhD thesis and asks for permission to include research on Sklarek. Chandler also asks for information about other African American women architects to contact. The reverse is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Education  Search this
United States--History  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David Merrick Fairweather and Yvonne Goff
Object number:
TA2018.23.3.1.11.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2018.23.3.1.11.10