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By Jr. Witsell,Gordon G. Wittenberg

Architects of Little Rock presents biographical and ancient sketches of the architects operating in Little Rock from 1830 to 1950. Thirty-five architects are profiled, together with George R. Mann, Thomas Harding, Charles L. Thompson, Max. F. Mayer, Edwin B. Cromwell, George H. Wittenberg, Lawson L. Delony, and others. Readers will study who those influential execs have been, the place they got here from, the place they have been expert, how they lived, what their households have been like, how they participated within the lifetime of town, and what their constructions contributed to town. well-known constructions, together with the ancient Arkansas Museum, the outdated kingdom condo, the Arkansas kingdom Capitol, St. Andrews Cathedral, Little Rock urban corridor, the Pulaski County court docket apartment, Little Rock significant highschool, and Robinson Auditorium are showcased, bringing awareness to and inspiring appreciation of the city’s ancient buildings.

Published in collaboration with the Fay Jones university of Architecture.

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