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Oral interview of Graham Erskine

 Collection
Identifier: 91-39
Abstract

Erskine, in interviews with Richard D. Adkins, discusses architects and the regulation of the profession in Nevada, uniform building codes, the State Board of Architecture, his experience working with the United States government on housing projects at Stead Air Force Base, the effect of unionization of building trades on architecture, and creation of the Reno and Las Vegas chapters of the American Institute of Architects.

Dates: 1990

Graham Erskine Records

 Collection
Identifier: 83-08
Abstract

Graham Erskine (1911-1991) was an architect who came to Reno, Nevada in 1947 and was active in designing commercial and institutional buildings in Reno and Carson City during the middle twentieth century. His papers consist primarily with specifications and contracts for his architectural work as well as a small number of personal papers, and photographs. Materials from 1948-1989.

Dates: 1948-1989

National Register of Historic Places registration form for the Carson City Civic Auditorium

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Identifier: 90-20
Abstract

Nomination for the Carson City Civic Auditorium which was designed in 1938 by Lehman A. Ferris and built with funds from the Work Projects Administration (W.P.A.).

Dates: 1990