Basic Biographical Details

Name: Katharine Pamela Slater (Mrs Miller)
Designation: Architect
Born: 17 January 1915
Died: 1988
Bio Notes: Pamela Slater was born on 17 January 1915, the daughter of John Alan Slater and granddaughter of John Slater. She studied at the Architectural Association in London for five years from October 1932, gaining office experience with Orphoot, Whiting & Lindsay in Edinburgh (two months), H M Office of Works (four months) and her father's firm of Slater, Moberly & Uren (six months). She passed the qualifying exam in 1937 and was admitted ARIBA on 10 July 1939, her proposers being her father, his partner Arthur Hamilton Moberly and Geoffrey Cecil Wilson. At that time she was still with Slater, Moberly & Uren.

She later married, her married name being Katharine Pamela Miller. She was living in Oxford in the early 1980s.

She died in 1988 in Oxford, her death registered in December of that year.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 28, Wellgarth Road, London, EnglandPrivate1939 *  
Item 2 of 2Canterbury Cottage/5A, Canterbury Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandPrivateBefore 1979 *After 1981 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)After 1932Before 1939AssistantFour months only - probably in London office
Item 2 of 3Orphoot, Whiting & LindsayAfter 1932Before 1939AssistantTwo months only
Item 3 of 3Slater, Moberly & Uren1939 * Assistant 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Arthur Hamilton Moberly10 July 1939for Associateship
Item 2 of 3John Alan Slater10 July 1939for Associateship
Item 3 of 3Geoffrey Cecil Wilson10 July 1939for Associateship


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2England and WalesBirths, marriages and deaths  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no7243 (combined box 180)