A Trailblazing Black Architect Who He...

A Trailblazing Black Architect Who Helped Shape L.A.

There are 2 comments on the WNED story from Jun 23, 2012, titled A Trailblazing Black Architect Who Helped Shape L.A.. In it, WNED reports that:

Paul Revere Williams began designing homes and commercial buildings in the early 1920s.

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#1 Jun 23, 2012
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#2 Jun 24, 2012
"Despite warnings from those who thought he was being impractical ("Your own people can't afford you, and white clients won't hire you," was one such warning), Williams became an architect.......... "I encountered irreconcilables who simply refused to give me a hearing, but on the whole, I have been treated with amazing fairness."

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