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Title:  Edward S. Parsons, F.A.I.A., a personal reflection (91-17)
   
Abstract:  Biographical sketch of Reno, Nevada, architect Edward S. Parsons based on the author's interviews with Parsons.
Creator(s):  Shapiro, Linda, active 1983
Date(s):  1983
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  91-17
Title:  Alegre and Harrison Architects Records (NAA2)
   
Abstract:  Architectural drawings for projects in northern Nevada, primarily schools.,Included are drawings and some specifications.
Creator(s):  Alegre and Harrison Architects.
Date(s):  1957-1961
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada--Reno | Architecture--Nevada
Collection Number:  NAA2
Title:  Architectural drawings for Reno and Carson City buildings (NAA9)
   
Abstract:  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.
Creator(s):  Leon, Ben, d. 1917
Date(s):  circa 1895-1900
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada--Reno | Architecture--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  NAA9
Title:  Landscape designs (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.
Creator(s):  Church, Willis Humphry
Date(s):  1931-1952
Subject(s):  Landscape architects--Nevada--Reno | Landscape architecture--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  NAA8
Title:  Edward S. Parsons Architectural Drawings (NAA3)
   
Abstract:  Parsons' 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 Nevada, Reno.
Creator(s):  Parsons, Edward S., 1907-
Date(s):  1939-1982
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada--Reno | Architecture--Nevada--Reno | Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Nevada
Collection Number:  NAA3
Title:  Graham Erskine Architectural Drawings (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 his death he worked as sole owner of Graham Erskine Architect.
Creator(s):  Erskine, Graham, 1911-
Date(s):  Bulk, 1949-1989
Place(s):  Reno (Nev.)--Buildings, structures, etc
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada | Architects--Nevada--Reno | Architecture--Nevada | Architecture--Nevada--Carson City | Architecture--Nevada--Reno | Architecture--Nevada--Sparks
Collection Number:  NAA10