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African-American Architects: African-American Architects

Notable African-American Architects

Abele, Julian  (1881 - 1950)

Tifft, Susan E.  2005.  "Out Of the Shadows."  Smithsonian 35, no. 11: 100-106.  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip,uid&db=bit&AN=504049096&site=ehost-live.

Bellinger, Louis A. S.  (1891 – 1946)

Bond, J. Max, Jr.  (1935 – 2009)

Valencia, Mohammed.  2006.  “African-American architects unite for national museum bid.”   Afro - American Red Star, May, 2006. http://search.proquest.com/docview/369572300?accountid=10913

Brent, John E.  (1889 – 1962)

Cassell, Albert Irvin  (1895 -1969)

Coles, Robert  (1929 - )

Foster, George W.  (1866 - 1923)

Freelon, Philip  (1952 - )

"Architect On New Black History Museum Design."  2012.  All Things Considered, 22 Feb. 2012. http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA281623472&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=LitRC&sw=w&asid=c5da95e4aeaa673f2fecec489a70e095

"Philip G. Freelon: knowing change is a good thing, Philip G. Freelon, FAIA, works to expand his horizons, as well as those of the people around him."  Contract, Aug. 2005: 148.   http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/article/GALE%7CA135566187/9d2e43e176f570b56320fe947e3737b3?u=tall18692

"Philip G. Freelon of the Freelon Group Awarded 2009 Thomas Jefferson Award for Public Architecture." Science Letter, 10 Feb. 2009: 3840.  http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA193640034&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=EAIM&sw=w&asid=9029929dceefd957f8f1e612e5ae0a4e

Valencia, Mohammed.  2006.  “African-American architects unite for national museum bid.”   Afro - American Red Star, May, 2006. http://search.proquest.com/docview/369572300?accountid=10913

Westbrook, Kathy Grant. "Diversity of ideas sets Freelon apart." The Business Journal - Serving the Triangle's Business Communities [Raleigh, NC], 24 Aug. 2001: 36.  http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/article/GALE%7CA77874858/e81cb4962ac7268965419f6458df6982?u=tall18692

Gantt, Harvey B.  (1943 - )

“Landmarks of Hope: New Architecture for Urban America.”  Directed by Dennis Reeder.  Produced by Meg Maguire.  American Institute of Architects, 1993.   http://search.alexanderstreet.com/view/work/2500597.

"Harvey Gantt honored in documentary." UWIRE Text 7 Feb. 2014: 1. 
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Harris, Alfred W.  (1884 – 1992)

Love-Stanley, Ivenue (ca. 1950 - )

"Ivenue Love-Stanley, FAIA, Awarded the 2014 Whitney M. Young Jr. Award."  States News Service, 17 December 2013.  http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA353223043&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=EAIM&sw=w&asid=93563558f78def8ec509b05e3fe0339f

“Top Women Architects.”  1995.  Ebony 50, no.10:  54-58.  http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA17360998&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=EAIM&sw=w&asid=5a334d122be125dfba0b3fd08011f757

McKissack, Moses III  (1879 - 1952)

Wynn, Linda T. "McKissack and McKissack Architects (1905- )."  The Tennessee Tribune, Jan, 2009. http://search.proquest.com/docview/368775713?accountid=10913.

Pittman, William Sidney  (1875 - 1958)

Rayfield, Wallace A.  (1872 - 1941)

Robinson, Hilyard  (1899 – 1986)

Robinson, Joseph W.  (1927 – 2008)

Norma Sklarek  (1926 - 2012)

Bailey, Jeff.  2012.  "Building Something Important." Inc 34, no. 4: 136. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip,uid&db=bit&AN=74731465&site=ehost-live.

"Norma Sklarek, FAIA, Selected as 2008 Recipient of the Whitney M. Young Jr. Award." Business Wire, 23 May 2008.  http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/article/GALE%7CA179327297/9f4123c2c6d79ad9e1f4ea1d7cbab4d5?u=tall18692

“Top Women Architects.”  1995.  Ebony 50, no.10:  54-58.  http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA17360998&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=EAIM&sw=w&asid=5a334d122be125dfba0b3fd08011f757

Smith, William W.  (1862 – 1937)

Tandy, Vertner W.  (1885 -1949)

Travis, Jack  (1952 - )

Taylor, Robert R.  (1868 - 1942)

Wigington, Clarence Wesley, aka “Cap”  (1883 – 1967)

Kimball, Joe. "Architect honored on Harriet Island; the pavilion that Wigington designed now bears his name." Star Tribune [Minneapolis, MN], 25 Sept. 1998: 04B.  http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/article/GALE%7CA62566687/290d4745d8d39c10a2a7243ab33d890e?u=tall18692

Mack, Linda. "The cap on a landmark career: Architect gets overdue recognition." Star Tribune [Minneapolis, MN], 3 Dec. 2000: 01F.  http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/article/GALE%7CA67589206/c63701ee69c2fa7fedd2f265969c5cf0?u=tall18692

Pemberton, Gayle. 2003. "Against the Odds." Preservation 55, no. 2: 44-47.  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip,uid&db=bit&AN=505053395&site=ehost-live

Williams, Paul R.  (1894 – 1980)

"A class act: nobody did elegance better than architect Paul R. Williams, whose houses epitomize the luxe and lure of Los Angeles." House Beautiful, Feb. 2004: 44. http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA113600920&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=PPCA&sw=w&asid=f37ac0b5f3cd91b733e553c272d5d7a0

Henderson, Wesley Howard.  1992.  "Two Case Studies of African-American Architects' Careers in Los Angeles, 1890-1945: Paul R. Williams, FAIA and James H. Garrott, AIA." University of California, Los Angeles. http://search.proquest.com/docview/303983391?accountid=10913.

Mays, Vernon. 2010. "Mr. Williams." Architect 99, no. 9: 74-79.  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip,uid&db=bit&AN=505353920&site=ehost-live

Simpson, Jeffrey.  "Hollywood Homecoming."  Architectural Digest, Feb. 2010:  92.  http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA221260472&v=2.1&u=tall18692&it=r&p=EAIM&sw=w&asid=6650485363e63f538405bc9a60975330

Straczynski, Stacy. "Memphis AIA Launches Paul R. Williams Project." Contract, 26 Feb. 2010.  http://bi.galegroup.com/essentials/article/GALE%7CA220246618/3e90626bce58d67aeb7fd8a44ff2d91c?u=tall18692