George W. Dunn, Jr. (1916-1999), Architect
George W. Dunn, Jr. was born in 1916. He spent his entire career of over forty years working in Omaha. He first practiced architecture working for A. H. Brodkey Company, Architects, then practiced independently before co-founding the firm Dunbar & Dunn. He was married to Maxine; they had two sons and a daughter. Dunn died in 1999 at age 82.
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, Nebraska, 1960, 1962, 1964-1976
Educational & Professional Associations
1934-1935: student, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]
1937-1940: draftsman, P. B. Buller Company, Omaha, Nebraska.
1942: woodworker, Omaha Planing Mill, Omaha, Nebraska.
1945-1946: draftsman, GLMN Company, Omaha, Nebraska.
1947-1955: estimator, A. H. Brodkey Company, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1955: Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-356; December 31, 1955.
1956-1957: architect, A. H. Brodkey Company, Omaha, Nebraska.
1959-1961: architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1962-1976: architect and partner, Dunbar & Dunn, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1971-1979: partner and vice president, Dunbar & Dunn, Omaha, Nebraska.
1981: retired, Omaha, Nebraska.
1989: License expired, December 31, 1989.
Buildings & Projects
a. First Omaha directory listing, 1934.
1. "Omaha World Herald" (February 21, 1999), 2B:2.
2. “Professional license results for George W. Dunn,” State of Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects website, accessed October 22, 2013, http://www.ea.ne.gov/search/search.php?page=details&lic=A356
D. Murphy, “George W. Dunn, Jr. (1916-1999), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, November 21, 2014. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, July 13, 2020.
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