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Alegre and Harrison Architects Records

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Identifier: NAA2
Abstract This collection of drawings for twenty-seven projects dates from 1957-1962 and includes work from both Igaz, Alegre and Harrison Architects and from Alegre and Harrison Architects. One set of specifications is included. Based upon the drawings in this collection, most of the projects designed by the firm were public buildings, principally schools outside of Reno, such as the Carson Elementary School and Churchill County Junior High School. This collection of drawings for...
Dates: 1957-1961

Edward S. Parsons Papers

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Identifier: 82-02
Scope and Contents

Specifications for Parsons’ architectural drawings (drawings separated to NAA3). Other business materials such as payroll and accounts also included. In an attempt to facilitate easier access, when possible both job number, standardized title, and location of building have been included even if both are not represented on the original folder title.

Dates: 1949-1981

Landscape designs

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Identifier: NAA8
Abstract

Willis Humphry Church was a Reno, Nevada architect. Landscape designs for a proposed Nevada Art Gallery in Reno include topographic maps of the neighborhood, "basic maps," and existing and proposed landscaping. Some of the surveying work was done by Horace P. Boardman. This gallery was never built (1931-1952).

Dates: 1931-1952

Edward S. Parsons Architectural Drawings

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Identifier: NAA3
Abstract Edward Shier Parsons graduated in architecture studies. Contains architectural drawings include those for residences, schools, churches, the Nevada State Hospital, and Fire stations. Drawings for the following historic restoration projects are also included: Lake Mansion, Reno Bower's Mansion, Washoe Valley Driggs House and Piper's Opera House, Virginia City Berlin Mill, Berlin, Nevada Nevada State Capitol building, Carson City Douglas County Court House and Morrill Hall, University of...
Dates: 1939-1982

Edward S. Parsons, F.A.I.A., a personal reflection

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Identifier: 91-17
Abstract

Biographical sketch of Reno, Nevada, architect Edward S. Parsons based on the author's interviews with Parsons. The collection contains material from 1983 created by Linda Shapiro.

Dates: 1983

Architectural drawings for Reno and Carson City buildings

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Identifier: NAA9
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).

Dates: circa 1895-1900