Benjamin A. Fowler, Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1880-1893

Benjamin A. Fowler was an architect who practiced in Omaha, Nebraska during the latter half of the nineteenth century. He worked independently and in partnerships.

This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the Format and contents of Nebraska architect entries page for more information on the compilation and page organization.

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Omaha, 1881-1887

Educational & Professional Associations

1880-1881: architect and partner, Fowler & Scott, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

1882-1887: architect and owner, Benjamin A. Fowler, Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.

1887-1893: architect and partner, Fowler & Beindorff, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

Other Associations

1881-1883: employed J. H. Scott, architect.

1884-1886: employed Charles F. Beindorff as architect in charge of his office.[2]

Buildings & Projects

Brick Building (1883), Bellevue, Nebraska.[1]


a. Not found in federal census in Nebraska in 1880 or 1900.


1. Plans for a “fine brick block” to be erected in Bellevue, “50x100 feet” and the first brick building to be erected in that place, Omaha Bee (March 6, 1883), 4: 1.

2. "The Superintendant [Omaha’s New Post Office],” Omaha Excelsior (March 12, 1892), 4.

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Benjamin A. Fowler, Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, December 9, 2014. Accessed, August 13, 2022.

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