Donald Max Mullins (1929-2006), Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1956-2000


Donald Max Mullins was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma on May 31, 1929. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Oklahoma in 1952, making the Dean's Honor Roll in 1951. After college, Mullins served as 1st Lieutenant in the Air Force from 1952-1954. In 1961, Mullins worked for the firm, Leo A. Daly Company, until 1965, after which he started his own firm, Wilscam & Mullins, Inc., in Omaha. When the partnership dissolved, Mullins worked for DMMA, Inc. and the Exchange Club of America. Mullins died April 10, 2006 in Omaha.[2][3]

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, 1959-2000 Not registered 2003.[1]

Educational & Professional Associations

1956-1965: architect, Leo A. Daly Company, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.[a][2]

1966-1984: architect and partner, Wilscam & Mullins, Omaha, Nebraska.[2]

1985-1993: president, DMMA, Inc., Omaha, Nebraska.

1995-1996: architect, DMMA, Inc., Omaha, Nebraska.

1997-1998: president, Exchange Club of America, Omaha, Nebraska.

Other Associations

1981-1985: employed Frank W. Comisar, architect.

Buildings & Projects

Chandler View School (1958), Omaha, Nebraska.[2]

Dodge Nursing Home (1967), Dodge, Nebraska.[2]

Woolworth's Store (1967), Omaha, Nebraska.[2]

Cozad Commununity Hospital Addition (1968), Cozad, Nebraska.[2]

First Congregational Church (1969), Hastings, Nebraska.[2]

Notes

a. First Omaha directory listing, 1956.

b. Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-466.

References

1. “Professional license results for Donald Max Mullins,” Nebraska State Board of Engineers and Architects Website, accessed April 1, 2003, <http://www.ea.state.ne.us/search/search.cgi>

2. American Institute of Architects, comp., American Architects Directory Third Ed. (New York: R. R. Bowker Co., 1970), 649, accessed April 4, 2010, http://communities.aia.org/sites/hdoaa/wiki/Wiki%20Pages/1970%20American%20Architects%20Directory.aspx

3. The Nebraska Professional (July 2006), 7.

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Donald Max Mullins (1929-2006), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, February 19, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, February 27, 2021.


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