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Mildred Floyd Schmertz Edit Profile

Editor-in-chief , writer

Mildred Floyd Schmertz, American Editor, writer. Board managers Junior League, City of New York, 1964-1965; commissioner New York Landmarks Preservation Commission, 1988-1991. Fellow American Institute of Architects; member Architectural League New York, Municipal Art Society New York, Century Association (New York City).

Background

Schmertz, Mildred Floyd was born on March 29, 1925 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Robert Watson and Mildred Patricia (Floyd) Schmertz.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University, 1947. Master of Fine Arts, Yale University, 1957.

Career

Architectural designer, John Schurko, Architect, Pittsburgh, 1947-1955; associate editor, Architectural Record, New York City, 1957-1965; senior editor, Architectural Record, 1965-1980; executive editor, Architectural Record, 1980-1985; editor-in-chief, Architectural Record, 1985-1990. Visiting lecturer Yale School Architecture, since 1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, contributor: New Life for Old Buildings, 1982. Contributor articles to professional journals. Chapters to books.

Membership

Board managers Junior League, City of New York, 1964-1965. Commissioner New York Landmarks Preservation Commission, 1988-1991. Fellow American Institute of Architects.

Member Architectural League New York, Municipal Art Society New York, Century Association (New York City).

Connections

Daughter of Robert Watson and Mildred Patricia (Floyd) S.

father:
Robert Watson Schmertz

mother:
Mildred Patricia (Floyd) Schmertz