Thomas Jefferson, Architect


Mable O. Wilson and Louis P. Nelson In Conversation

African American Heritage  •  Grants  •  History

Image courtesy the Chrysler Museum
Image courtesy the Chrysler Museum

Chrysler Museum of Art

1 Memorial Place Norfolk, Virginia 23510
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Renowned scholars Mabel O. Wilson and Louis P. Nelson will discuss the contributions and legacy of enslaved craftsman on the architecture of Thomas Jefferson. Wilson is a professor of architectural design at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. She is also a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Research in African American Studies and co-directs Global Africa Lab. Nelson is the Vice Provost for Academic Outreach and Professor of Architectural History at the University of Virginia. Registration recommended.

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