Little-Known Black History Fact: Norma Sklarek

Norma Sklarek was the first black woman to become a licensed architect in the United States. She is also the first African-American woman to be appointed fellow of the American Institute of Architects and the first to own her own architectural firm, Siegel, Sklarek and Diamond. Her award-winning work includes the American Embassy in Tokyo, Japan.

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