A Guide to the Architectural Drawings of
Edward S. Parsons
Collection no. NAA3

The following list of drawings represents the work of Edward S. Parsons which was donated to the Special Collections Department by Mr. Parsons in 1982. Mr. Parsons also donated his business records which include specifications for his design projects. Those materials are part of the Edwards S. Parsons manuscript collection, 82-02.

Along with the drawings, Mr. Parsons donated his original job numbering book to the Department. The book is divided into two sections: the first lists jobs in numerical order; the second is an alphabetical listing of clients/jobs, and includes the clients' names, date of project, and job number. This book is kept in the Parsons' donor file; please ask the Special Collections staff for assistance.

Drawings arranged and processed by Dianna Wilson.
 

26/1-20 Dexter, I.B. (Residence)   1939
31/1-6 Moore (Residence)  1939
32/1-19 Dr Cantlon (Residence)  1939
33/1-10 Luce, Harold (Residence)  1939
47/1 Harrah's Tango  1940
60/1-8 Orvis (Residence additions)  1940 & 1960
73/1-13 Dr Landers  1941
75/1-13 Payne (Residence)  1941
also includes: 515/1 Payne (Residence)   1961
76/1-2 Lombardi (Kitchen)   1954
77/1-5 Custer (Residence) (filed under 334)  1941
80/1-7 Goodwin (Residence)    1941
85/1-9 Beemer, W.R. (Residence)  1941
89/1-9 Cantlon, Dr. (Residence)  1941
94/1 Westering (Additions) (filed under 436)   1942
151/1 Geminiani, Stanley (Garden shelter)   1953
152/1-5 Allison, Bert (Residence)  1945
154/1-16 St. Teresa's Church 1945
158/1-12 Bassett (Residence)  1945
167/1-51 Carson City Elementary School  1947
174/1-2 Coventry Cross Episcopal Church, Minden  1958
184/1-8 Thompson, Bruce (Residence) 1948
also includes: 405/1-2 Thompson (Res.)   1972
186/1-41 NV State Hosp. (Filed under 202)  1946
202/1-14 NV State Hosp. for Mental Diseases    1946
also includes: 186/1-41 NV State Hosp.   1946
214/1-43 Ag Admin. & Life Science UNR (2 folders)   1948
224/1-7 U. of N. Agriculture Building   1948
227/1-8 Father Collins Church & Residence  1947
233/1-5 Galilee Church  1947
256/1-16 Church of the Little Flower  1948
259/1-21 Carson City School Unit #2  1948
262/1-5 Worley, J.C. (Residence)  1948
263/1-8 Solari, George (Residence)  1948
264/1-44 Cristman, Paul K. (Residence)  1948
267/1 Orvis (Residence)   1948
also includes: 296/1-8   1950
326/1-3 1952
418/1 1955
593/1 1967
604/1-4 1968
691/1-8 1978
268/1-28 Parsons (Residence)   1948
273/1-16 McLaughlin, John T. (Guest house)  1948
275A/1-25 Sierra Vista School Foundation  1948
280/1-20 Harry, Foote (Store & office building)   1949
285/1-9 Deming (Residence) (Filed under 436)  1949
289/1-3 St. Theresa Church Remodeling   1949
290/1-17 Nevada State Prison  1949
293/1-10 Deluxe (De Luke) Motel (Additions)  1949
296/1-8 Orvis (Filed under 267)    1950
301/1-20 Huffaker Lane School (Filed under 367)   1959
304/1-43 Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity House  1950
326/1-3 Orvis (Filed under 267)   1952
332/1-19 NV State Hosp. for Mental Disease  1951
334/1-3 Oliver C. Custer (Residence)  1951
also includes: 77/1-5 Custer (Res.)  1941
350/1-14 Magic Cleaners   1952
352/1-12 Horgan, Jack (Residence)  1952
358/1 Robinson (Bookcase & entrance)  1953
359/1-52 Carson City School  1952
362/1-2 Deluxe Motel (Alterations)  1952
365/1-2 Steamboat Springs job   1952
367/1-20 Huffaker School (Additions)   1950 - 1954
368/1 Silver Star   1953
371/1-30 Neubaumer, Mr. & Mrs. Warren (Res.)   1953 -54
372/1-22 School for Zephyr Cove, Lake Tahoe  1953
376/1-3 Finn, Peter C. (Residence)  1953
384/1-25 Brown School (Consolidated)   1953-1954
390/1-21 Douglas County High School (Home eco.)   1954
392/1-10 Franzman Motel   1954
393/1-21 Halley, Jack (Residence)   1954
397/1-8 UNR Agricultural Building  1954
398/1-13 Horgan, Edward J. (Residence) 1954
405/1-2 Thompson (Filed under 184)   1955 & 1972
409/1-41 Dougles County High School (Addition)  1955
410/1-21 Dr. Broadbent (Residence)   1955
416/1-10 Foote, Harry (Children store) 1955
418/1 Orvis residence (Filed under 267) 1955
421/1-15 Neuebaumer, Warren (Residence)   1955
427/1-3 Beemer, Wm. (Residence)   1955
429/1-3 Mugnaini, John (Warehouse)   1955
431/1-9 Seventh Day Adventist  1955-1956
432/1-15 Deluxe Motel (Additions)  1956
434/1-10 Dr. Palmer (Res. remodel)  1956
435/1-2 Martha Irvine    1956 & 1958
436/1-3 Deming (Residence)  1956
also includes: 285/1-9 Deming   1949
94/1 Westering (Add.)   1942
438/1-2 Colony Casino (Remodel)   1956
439/1-12 Hunter, James R. (Residence)  1956
442/1-7 Gray, Harry (Offices)   1956
443/1-4 Freemont, Chet (House)   1956
444/1-26 Marks, Harry (Residence)    1957
445/1 Caffrey, Dorothy (Room addition)   1956
also includes: 452/1 Caffrey (Addition)   1957
447/1-2 Lathrop, James H. (Residence)
also includes: 475/1-8 Lathrop retreat   1961
510/1-3 Lathrop res.  1961
545/1-4 Lathrop (Add.)   1964
450/1-24 Erickson Building  1957
452/1 Caffrey (Addition) (Filed under 445)   1957
453/1-6 Mineral Hill School    1957
455/1 Jones, H.B.   1957
457/1-8 Valley Finance Co.   1957
459/1-3 Ackerman, Les (Old English Motavern)   1957
462/1-26 MacMillan, Gordon (Residence)  1957
463/1-11 MacMillan, Gordon (Utility Bldg.)  1957
464/1-85 Harrah, Wm. (Remodel residence)  1958-59
465/1-27 Nevada State Prison  1958
466/1-22 Wilson, Thomas (Residence) 1958
467/1-3 Irey, Mr. & Mrs. Vern (Residence)   1958
468/1-53 Trinity Episcopal Church (2 folders) =1958-59
471/1 Dr. Broadbent (Office Bldg.) (Filed under 504)  1958
472/1-10 Dr Noah Smeroff    1958
473/1-49 Ginsburg, Sam (Residence)   1958
474/1-2 Beemer, Wm. (Residence)    1958-59
475/1-8 Lathrop (Summer retreat)  (Filed under 447)  1961
476/1-4 Orvis School of Nursing   1959
477/1-3 Acme Supply Co.   1959
478/1 Dickins, Louis    1959
479/1-14 Deluxe Tailer Park (Mr. & Mrs. Suk)  1959
480/1-10 Breckenridge (Shopping center)  1959
also includes: 483/1-6 Breckenridge  1959
481/1-12 Kappa Alpha Theta Remodeling  1959
482/1-14 Washoe County Schools Safety Measures   1959
483/1-6 Breckenridge (Filed under 480)  1959
485/1-8 Tonopah Motel   1959
486/1-16 UNR Greenhouse   1959
490/1 Johnston, Mrs. Wm. B. (Driveway)   1959
491/1-9 Magic Cleaners  1959
494/1-2 Savier Bldg. (Mrs. Stampfli)   1959
495/1-17 Creek, H.H. (Residence)  1960
496/1-13 Brown School  1960
498/1-2 Washoe County Schools (Roofing)  1960
499/1-4 Mrs. Ginocchio (Apt. units)  1960
501/1-4 Beemer (Horse barn)  1960
also includes: 528/1-10 Beemer (Res.)  1962
504/1-8 Dr. Broadbent office building  1960-61
also includes: 471/1 Dr. Broadbent  1958
505/1 Orvis Ring School bldg. (Re-roofing)  1961
507/1 Washoe County Schools (Central, paint)   1961
508/1 Stampfli, Robert (Remodel)  1961
509/1 Elk's Lodge (pool) (Filed under 527)  1961
510/1-3 Lathrop (Res. add.) (Filed under 447)  1964
511/1-20 State of Nevada (Warehouse)  1961
512/1-2 Washoe County Schools (Re-roofing)  1962
514/1-10 St. Alban's Church, Yerington  1962
515/1 Payne (Residence) (Filed under 75)  1961
516/1-22 Breckenridge (Hartford Ins. Bldg.)  1962
517/1-14 East Fork Swimming Pool - Minden  1962
518/1-2 Empire, Nevada (Teachers housing)   1962
519/1-9 Broadbent, Milton E. (Residence)   1962
520/1-48 Highway Dept., State of Nevada  1963
523/1-8 Brown School (Washoe School Dist.)  1962
524/1/9 Breckenridge (Social Sec. Bldg.)  1962
525/1-38 Elmcrest School (Addition)  1962
526/1 Breckenridge (Federal Aviation Agency)   1962
527/1 Elk's Lodge (Additions)  1965
also includes: 509/1 Elk's Lodge  1961
528/1-10 Beemer (Filed under 501)    1962
529/1-35 UNR Home Management Residence  1962
531/1-2 Washoe Schools - Wadsworth (Re-roofing)   1962
535/1-7 Breckenridge - Western Auto  1963
536/1-16 Munn, Mr. & Mrs. Clyde  1963-64
(Later became West residence)  1977
537/1-18 Nevada State Hospital    1963
538/1-7 Thompson, Gordon (Residence addition)  1963
539/1-20 Home Savings (Addition)   1963
540/1-6 Valley Bank    1963
541/1-18 Methodist Church, Lovelock, NV  1963
542/1-12 Swimming Pool, Virginia City   1964
543/1-33 Gamma Phi Beta Sorority House   1964
544/1-14 Mell Hancock Apartments  1963-64
545/1-4 Lothrop (Res. add.) (Filed under 447)  1964
546/1-19 Keystone Property Home Saving & Loan  1965
547/1-2 Shields, Bob (Addition to residence)   1964
548/1-22 Spiegelman (Carson City Store)  1964
549/1-19 Kravchonok Residence  1964
551/1-36 Churchill County High School Add.  1964-66
553/1-32 St. Stephens Episcopal Church  1964
554/1-4 Gerlach School (Repairs)   1964
555/1-67 Orvis School of Nursing  1964-65
also contains: 505/1 Orvis Ring School   1961
556/1-4 Wagon Train Motel (Addition)  1964
558/1-7 Capurro, Randall (Remodel)  1964
559/1-17 Capurro, Randall (Residence)  1964
561/1 Black, Fred & Ed (Store)  1964
562/1-53 Halley, James (Res. remodel)   1964-65
563/1-18 Breckenridge (Hartford Ins.)  1965
564/1 Herz, Fredrick (Addition to res.) 1965
566/1-58 St. Paul's Methodist Church   1965
567/1 Elks Club Storage Room    1965
568/1 Washoe School Dist. (Brown School add.)   1965
569/1-17 First Methodist Church  1965
570/1-5 Washoe School Dist. (Painting, add.)   1965
571/1-23 Skyline Fire Sub-Station Reno   1965
572/1-3 Brooks Park, Mr. & Mrs. (Remodel)  1965
573/1-16 Thorobred Photo Service    1965
574/1-26 North Lake Tahoe Fire Station  1965
576/1-5 Ormsby Fire Dept.  1965
577/1-88 Pozzi (Ford Agency, Carson City)  1965
578/1-34 Chanslor, Roy (Residence)  1966
579/1-10 Cappurro, Randy (Apartments)  1965
580/1-15 Churchill County Courthouse  1965
581/1-32 Churchill County Library  1966
583/1/31 Bowers Mansion (Restoration)  1967
584/1-20 Convalescent Hospital, Fallon  1967
585/1-37 Dr Sinai (Residence)   1966
587/1-6 Clear Creek Jobs Corp.  1967
591/1-40 NV  State Multi-purpose Bldg. (Prison)  1967
592/1 Houghton (Res addition)  1967
593/1 Orvis, Mrs. Arthur (Filed under 267)  1967
594/1-84 Long, Mrs. Hugh (Residence addition)  1969
596/1-84 Drew, David (Residence)   1967
598/1-9 Forman, Mrs. Wm. (Residence)  1968
601/1-33 Pershing County Library    1968-69
602/1-3 Lynn, Mrs Leo (Residence remodel)   1968
603A/1-19 Northwest Fire Substation Kings Row  1969
603/1-18 Northwest Fire Substation Kings Row  1968
604/1-4 Orvis Solarium (Filed under 267)    1968
606/1-25 McKissick, Harry Jr. (Residence)  1969
also includes: 607/1-2 McKissick, Harry   1968
608/1-37 Computer Facility, Carson City   1969-70
609/1-53 Indian Colony Neighborhood Facility   1969-71
610/1-62 UNR Health Science Bldg. 1969-70
611/6 Youth Education Center - Tahoe   1969-70
612/1-22 Pioneer Citizens Bank    1969-70
also includes: 654/1-3 Pioneer Citizens   1973
619/1-11 Milbank (Residence)   1969
621/1-8 Freeway Project, Reno  1964 & 1970
622/ 5 folders of refurbishing & restoring State Capitol Building.
1-13 As built drawings   1970-71
14-41   Misc.   1968-70
42-80 Progress prints   1976
81-101 Misc.   1975
102-191 Misc.   1971-79
624/1-18 Harrah: Middle Fork Lodge (Cooks cabin)   1970
625/1-2 Storage for Gordon Hartley (Harrah)  1970
626/1-14 Jack Ross 1970-1971
628/1-75 Morrill Hall (includes No. Porch additions) 1970, 1978
633/1-82 Laxalt, Berry & Allison, Ofc. B1dg.  1970 & 76
634/1-2 Harrah: Middle Fork Lodge Country Store   1971
636/1-14 Fred Bonnenfant (A Store)   1971
637/1-35 Nevada State Mental Hospital   1971
641/1-14 First Methodist Church  1971
642/1-20 Douglas County Courthouse    1971
643/1-31 Laxalt Association Office Bldg.   1971
644/1-14 Smith, Raymond 1971
645/1-27 Humphrey, Marvin (Apartment house) 1972
650/1-36 Berlin Restoration  1973
651/1-3 Driggs House   1973
652/1-28 Piper's Opera House  1973-74
653/1-41 PiPhi House Restoration   1973
654/1-3 Pioneer Citizen Bank (Filed under 612)   1973
656/1-54 Nevada Mental Health Institute  1973
658/1-11 Galilee (Camp Galilee, Glenbrook, Lake Tahoe) 1972-73
659/1-67 Reno International Airport, Fire Bldg. 1976
660/1-50 Smith, Ray Marlette Manor, Incline   1973-74
663/1-36 Sparks Firehouse #3  1974
664/1 Nevada National Bank – Elko (Filed under 755) 1974
665/1-6 Harrah's Auto.    1982
667/1-67 School of Med. Science Phase II (UNR)   1976
668/1-13 Belmont Courthouse  1974-75
671/1-34 Capital Rehab. (J.Clark Gibbon)   1942 & 75
672A/1-2 Supreme Court Bldg, Carson City (Remod.)  1976
672/1-41 Hero's Memorial Bldg. 1976
673/1-25 First Methodist Church   1976 & 78
674/1-28 Mackay Science Bldg.   1976
675A/1-20 Lake Mansion (Restoration)   1976
675/1-69 School of Medical Science UNR   1976
677/1-18 Lakeshore House (Restoration)  1977 & 79
678/1-22 Indian Colony Teen Center & Smoke Shop   1977
682/1-21 Trinity Church   1958, 68-70 & 71
684/1-20 Printing ofc. for Carson City Archives    1977
688/1-26 First Western Saving Mobile (Filed under 702) 1978
691/1-8 Orvis (Filed under 267)   1978
693/1-11 Mizpah, Tonopah    1978
694/1-59 Indian Colony Health center    1979-80
695/1-59 Virginia City Court House  1979-80
696/1-9  State of NV Controller - Octagon Bldg.   1979
697/1-104 Reno-Sparks Convention Authority  1979
(For more convention center see 743)
698/1-28 University Station Post Office  1979
699/1-21 Reno/Sparks Indian Colony - Rentals   1980
700/1-26 First Western Savings (Filed under 702)
701/1-22 First Western Savings - Elko 1980
702/1-3 First Western Savings - Yerington   1980
also includes:
700/1-26 First Western Savings - Tonapah  1980
688/1-26 First Western Savings Mobile  1978
704/1-7 College of Agriculture (UNR Greenhouse)    1980
705/1-17 Brennan, Mr. & Mrs. J (Newlands House)   1980
706/1-75 Indian Colony Athletic Gym   1981
707/1-27 Indian Neighborhood facility (Addition)   1981
710/1-98 First Interstate Bank - Gardnerville    1981
719/1 Old College Playhouse   1981
721/1-19 Long, Hugh (Residence)   1982
723/ First Interstate Bank (Filed under 710)
726/1-2 Davis, Grant (Proposed office)   1965
727/1-2 Parsons, Edward S. (Office in First National Bank Building) 1965
728/1-26 Wards Catalog Store
729/1-5 Carson City Cultural & Recreational Center  1964
730/1 Wagon Wheel Motel (Proposed Resting)
731/1 Planter Box - NV Credit Bureau  1953
732/1-3 Cooke & Roberts (Office)
733/1-2 Raley's Drug Center   1961
734/1 Leonard, Mr. (Mountain Cabin)  1960
735/1 Thatcher, John (Kitchen remodel)  1961
736/1-3 Hebrew Cemetery Landscaping   1958
737/1-9 Maple Leaf House
738/1-27 Court House & Federal Office Building  1961
739/1 Swimming Pool Lot Douglas Co. NV
740/1 Lectern - Judge Bruce Thompson  1966
741/1 Single Room Apartments
742/1 Episcopal Church Wadsworth, NV 1973
743/1-24 Reno-Sparks Convention Hall
744/1-8 UNR - Miscellaneous
745/1-14 Kane, Edward (Proposed Hotel-Casino)  1975
746/1-2 Starbrite Motel
also includes: 664/1 Nevada National Bank - Elko  1974
747/1-3 Community Housing Genoa
748/1-3 [Sketches of walkways over a river]
749/1 Modification to Town Hall Virginia City
750/1 Plot Plan
751/1-4 Alonzo, Don   1975
752/1 "Orbit the Aggies"    1965
753/1 [Residential Layout]   1960
754/1 [Sketch of a downtown area]
755/1 [Photo of a building]