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Title:  Graham Erskine Records (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.
Creator(s):  Erskine, Graham, 1911-
Date(s):  1948-1985
Place(s):  Carson City (Nev.); Reno (Nev.); Sparks (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Architecture--Nevada | Architecture--Nevada--Carson City | Architecture--Nevada--Reno | Architecture--Nevada--Sparks
Collection Number:  83-08
Title:  National Register of Historic Places registration form for the Carson City Civic Auditorium (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.).
Creator(s):  Bernstein, Richard A.
Date(s):  1990
Place(s):  Carson City (Nev.)--History
Subject(s):  Architecture--Nevada
Collection Number:  90-20
Title:  Mapes Hotel architectural drawings (NAA12)
   
Abstract:  Blueprint drawings of the Mapes Hotel in Reno, Nevada.
Creator(s):  Slocombe, F. Harvey
Date(s):  1946
Subject(s):  Architecture--Nevada
Collection Number:  NAA12
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
Title:  Raymond Hellman Architectural Records (95-72)
   
Creator(s):  Hellman, Raymond M.
Date(s):  circa 1958-1982
Place(s):  Reno (Nev.)--Buildings, structures, etc
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada | Architecture--Nevada
Collection Number:  95-72
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:  Hewitt C. Wells Papers (83-09)
   
Creator(s):  Wells, Hewitt C.
Date(s):  20th century
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada | Architecture--Nevada | Architecture--Specifications
Collection Number:  83-09
Title:  Frederic J. DeLongchamps Architecture Records (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.
Creator(s):  DeLongchamps, Frederic Joseph, 1882-1969
Date(s):  1899-1962
Place(s):  Reno (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada | Architecture--California | Architecture--Nevada
Collection Number:  NC1215
Title:  Oral interview of Graham Erskine (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.
Creator(s):  Erskine, Graham, 1911-
Date(s):  1990
Place(s):  Stead Air Force Base (Reno, Nev.)
Subject(s):  Architects--Nevada | Architecture--Nevada | Building laws--Nevada | Building trades--Employees--Labor unions--Nevada | Construction industry--Law and legislation--Nevada
Collection Number:  91-39