Architectural drawings for Reno and Carson City buildings

 Collection
Identifier: NAA9

Scope and Contents

Included are plans for the following buildings in Reno and Carson City: the R. M. Clarke residence in Carson City, "family home," competitive Reno grade school building, Mt. Rose school, Congregational Church parsonage, and house for E. Shaver on Riverside Dr., Reno. The Shaver drawings are accompanied by specifications.

Dates

  • circa 1895-1900

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Ben Leon was a Reno, Nevada architect; he was also listed in city directories as being a lumberman.

Extent

3 Cubic Feet (17 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Ben Leon was a Reno, Nevada architect; he was also listed in city directories as being a lumberman. Included are plans for the following buildings in Reno and Carson City: the R. M. Clarke residence in Carson City, "family home," competitive Reno grade school building, Mt. Rose school, Congregational Church parsonage, and house for E. Shaver on Riverside Dr., Reno. The Shaver drawings are accompanied by specifications (1895-1900).

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Architectural drawings, donated in 1982 from unknown.

Creator

Title
A Guide to the Architectural drawings for Reno and Carson City buildings
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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