George J. S. Collins, Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1910-1911

George J. S. Collins was an engineer in Omaha, Nebraska, who also advertised architectural services. He was born in England, circa 1864.[3] Collins was married to Stella, and, as of 1910, had one daughter.[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, 1911

Educational & Professional Associations

1910: engineer, Omaha, Nebraska.[3]

1911: civil and consulting engineer/general contractor and architect, 414 Bee Building, Omaha, Nebraska.

Buildings & Projects

T. Brepon house (1922), 1328 S 33rd, Omaha, Nebraska.[1][2] (DO09:0204-086)


a. Collins was not found living in Douglas County again in either the 1900 US Census or the 1920 US Census.


1. Landmarks, Inc., An Inventory of Historic Omaha Buildings (Omaha: City of Omaha, and Landmarks Heritage Preservation Commission, 1980), 91.

2. City of Omaha Planning Department, Landmarks Heritage Preservation Commission, Database, Query on Architects, May 20, 2002; courtesy of Lynn Meyer, Preservation Planner.

3. 1910 United States Census, s.v. “George J. Collins,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “George J. S. Collins, Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, November 18, 2014. Accessed, March 31, 2020.

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