Download African American Architects: A Biographical Dictionary, by Dreck Spurlock Wilson PDF

By Dreck Spurlock Wilson

An excellent source. brief bios of early Afro-American architects with photos in their signature structures.

Show description

Read or Download African American Architects: A Biographical Dictionary, 1865-1945 PDF

Best arts & literature books

Frank Lloyd Wright. A Visual Encyplopedia

A must have for Wright enthusiasts and enthusiasts of structure and layout. This accomplished consultant to the lifestyles and occasions of the guy extensively thought of to be the most leading edge and influential figures in glossy structure presents an A to Z chronicle of Wright's paintings, relations, pals, and the most important occasions that formed his occupation.

Nadia And Lili Boulanger

Pioneers of their fields and of the best-known ladies in tune within the 20th century, Nadia and Lili Boulanger have formerly been thought of in isolation from each other. but, as Caroline Potter's new publication demonstrates, their careers have been heavily associated in the course of Lili Boulanger's brief lifestyles (1893-1918) and there are numerous exciting connections among their musical works.

Basic Concepts of Probability and Statistics in the Law

This publication units out uncomplicated statistical instruments as they've been utilized in genuine criminal disputes. Examples diversity over diversified fields of legislation, equivalent to identity proof, mass torts, securities legislations, environmental rules, and capital punishment, between many others. In a few remarkable circumstances, akin to the U.

Andrew W.K.'s I get wet

It is time to occasion, the 1st tune off of i am getting rainy, opens with a rapid-fire guitar line - not anything fancy, only a couple crunchy strength chords to acclimate the ears - repeated two times prior to a booming bass drum joins in to supply a quarter-note countdown. A faint, swirling influence intensifies with each one bass kick and, by way of the 8th one, the ears have prepped themselves for the steel mayhem they're approximately to obtain.

Extra info for African American Architects: A Biographical Dictionary, 1865-1945

Sample text

Henderson, p. 72. 6. Interview with Patricia Bankhead (daughter of Lester Bankhead), Los Angeles, California, 18 August 2002. 7. Patricia Bankhead, interview. 8. Bankhead,” 15 February 1997, frontispiece. WENDEL ECKFORD, POMONA, CALIFORNIA New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, Elvenia Bankhead BUILDING LIST Name Address City State Year Comments Apts 4400 Washington Blvd. B. San Pedro St. Central Ave. Los Angeles CA New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church 430 Santa Fe Ave. Jefferson Blvd. Los Angeles CA Los Angeles CA United Revelation Church of God 655 E.

Philadelphia PA 1912 Philadelphia YMCA 1007 Lehigh Ave. Philadelphia PA 1912 North Branch Phipps, Henry C. 345 Lakeville Rd. Great Neck NY 1916 Now Great Neck School Admin. Bldg. Phipps, John S. “Westbury House” 71 Old Westbury Westbury Rd. NY 1911 African American architects 8 Pulitzer Bldg. Park Row & Franfort St. New York NY 1907 Rice, Eleanor “Miramar” Bellevue & Yzanga Ct. Newport RI 1930 Ritz-Carlton Hotel Broad St. below Philadelphia Chestnut PA 1911 St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Ashbourne & Old York Rds.

Inside it featured a monumental double stairway leading to a mezzanine that overlooked a 25×50 foot open court of exhibition space on the floor below. Additionally, a fully equipped hos- A biographical dictionary 1865-1945 17 Appalachian Exposition Negro Building, McClung Historical Collection Knox County Public Library pital emergency area was installed in two rooms at the far end of the second floor and staffed by doctors and nurses from Knoxville College ready to treat “colored” fairgoers in need of medical assistance.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.15 of 5 – based on 37 votes