Letter from DL Chandler to Norma Merrick Sklarek
About the Project
Help us transcribe this letter from student DL Chandler to Norma Merrick Sklarek (1926-2012). When the letter was written, Chandler was an architecture student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology researching a potential dissertation topic, “Architectural History of Black America,” for a PhD thesis. Sklarek was a pioneering African American architect and one of the first licensed female architects in the country.