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Alegre and Harrison Architects Records

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Identifier: NAA2
Abstract Architectural drawings for projects in northern Nevada, primarily schools.,Included are drawings and some specifications.

Architectural drawings for proposed addition to UNR Engineering Building

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Identifier: NAA7
Abstract Blueprint drawings of the proposed addition to the Engineering Building at the University of Nevada, Reno. This addition was never constructed.

Frederic J. DeLongchamps Architecture Records

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Identifier: NC1215
Abstract Included in the collection are drawings for projects designed by DeLongchamps and his firm and specifications for many of those projects. Project drawings may include preliminary sketches, presentation drawings, working drawings, and shop drawings specifications may include contracts and correspondence. The collection also contains a small amount of DeLongchamps' personal papers and photographs.

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.

Oral interview of Graham Erskine

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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.

Graham Erskine Records

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Identifier: 83-08
Abstract Graham Erskine was an architect who first came to Reno, NV in 1947 and was active 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.

Graham Erskine Architectural Drawings

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Identifier: NAA10
Abstract The Graham Erskine Architectural Drawings consists of 91 projects dating from circa pre-1938 and 1949-1989. Erskine's practice consisted primarily of commercial and institutional buildings in and around Reno and Carson City. In 1957 he founded the architectural firm Ferris and Erskine (also known as Ferris, Erskine and Calef in the early 1960s) with partner Lehman "Monk" Ferris. From 1970-1983 Erskine was partner with Esley D. Harden in the firm Erskine and Harden Architects; from 1984 until...

Architectural drawings of the Gray, Reid and Company building

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Identifier: NAA11
Abstract Collection consists of blueprint drawings of the Gray, Reid and Company building in Fallon, Nevada.

Hewitt C. Wells Papers

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Identifier: 83-09
Scope and Contents Includes both personal materials and specifications and drawings for his architectural work.

Landscape designs

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Identifier: NAA8
Abstract 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.