David Ord Wallace (1922-2006), Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1949-1976

David Ord Wallace was born on October 14, 1922. He worked as an architect with a few difference Omaha firms, including Wallace & Burrill. He spent the latter part of his career as an architect for the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He was married to Shirley. Wallace died January 29, 2006.[1]

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

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Omaha, Nebraska, 1952-1976

Educational & Professional Associations

1949: draftsman, Noel S. Wallace, Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]

1951-1954: architect, Noel S. Wallace, Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.

1952: Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-264; December 24, 1952.[2]

1955: secretary-treasurer, Wallace & Burrill, Inc., Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

1956-1959: secretary, Wallace & Burrill, Omaha, Nebraska.

1961-1968: architect, 534 Electrical Building, Omaha, Nebraska.

1969-1975: architect, Wilscam & Mullins, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

1977-1984: architect, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska.

1985-1988: not listed Omaha city directory

1991-1993: architect, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska.

1994-1998: not listed Omaha city directory.

2001: occupation not listed, Omaha, Nebraska.

Buildings & Projects


a. First Omaha directory listing, 1949.


1. Social Security Death Index online; http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/

2. State of Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects website, Professional license results for David Ord Wallace, accessed January 28, 2014, http://www.ea.ne.gov/search/search.php?page=details&lic=A264

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “David Ord Wallace (1922-2006), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, April 2, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, August 19, 2022.

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