Aitken, Graf, Hazen, Hoffman & Hull, Architects
Martin Aitken, Lincoln, Nebraska
Burket Graf, Lincoln, Nebraska
Nathan Bruce Hazen, Lincoln, Nebraska
LeRoy "Bill" Hoffman, Lincoln, Nebraska
Warren "Woody" Hull, Lincoln, Nebraska
In 1970, Martin Aitken, Burket Graf, Bruce Hazen, and Woody Hull were all looking for places to work throughout their waning years of practice, so they formed a Lincoln architectural consortium to share offices and personnel. Aitken, who had been building since the 1930s, was going to retire until Hoffman talked him into joining him. Hazen had worked previously with Hoffman on previous Kentucky Fried Chicken projects. The members and title of this consortium changed multiple times over the next two decades. After 1997, Bill Hoffman continued to practice individually while maintaining an office and secretary under the name Aitken, Hazen, Hoffman & Miller until 2003. 
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Lincoln, Nebraska, 1970-1971
Lineage of the Partnerships
1970-1971: Aitken, Graf, Hazen, Hoffman & Hull, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1971: Aitken, Graf & Hazen, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1972-1973: Aitken, Hazen, Hoffman & Hull, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1974: Aitken, Hazen, Hoffman & Miller, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1975-1978: Hazen, Hoffman & Miller, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1978-1997: Aitken, Hazen, Hoffman & Miller, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
1. D. Murphy, tr. "LeRoy W. "Bill" Hoffman, In conversation with David Murphy, Robert Ripley, and Thomas Kaspar" Nebraska State Historical Society Collections (April 10, 2003).
D. Murphy, “Aitken, Graf, Hazen, Hoffman & Hull, Architects,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, April 4, 2010. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, May 27, 2020.
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