Overview

Title: Architectural drawings for Reno and Carson City buildings
Creator(s): Leon, Ben, d. 1917
Collection Number: NAA9
Dates (inclusive): circa 1895-1900
Physical Extent: 3.0 cubic feet (17 items)
Preferred Citation: Architectural drawings for Reno and Carson City buildings, NAA9. Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Reno.
Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department
Permanent Link: http://dewey.library.unr.edu/xtf/view?docId=ead/NAA9-ead.xml

Biographical Note

Ben Leon was a Reno, Nevada architect; he was also listed in city directories as being a lumberman.

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Scope and Content

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.

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Architectural drawings, Donated in 1982 from unknown. Accessioned as NAA9.

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Arrangement

  • Unarranged.

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Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog of the University Libraries, University of Nevada, Reno. Researchers wishing to find related materials are encouraged to use the following index terms:

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Architecture

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Administrative Information

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 25, 2016.

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