Howard J. Strong Associates, Architects
Howard John Strong, Norfolk, Nebraska
When the legendary building career of Norfolk's J.C. Stitt ended, his practice was succeeded by the partnership of Howard Strong and Elbert Watson. Versions of this partnership continued to practice in Norfolk until the 1960s, when Strong began a career for the University of Nebraska.
Lineage of the Firm
1889-1949: James C. Stitt (1866-1949), Architect, Norfolk, Nebraska.
1949-1953: Watson & Strong, Architects, Norfolk, Nebraska.
1954-1963: Howard J. Strong Associates, Architects, Norfolk, Nebraska.
1964-1967: Simpson-Strong Architects, Inc., Norfolk, Nebraska.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Norfolk, Nebraska, 1954-1963
Buildings & Projects
1. "Blueprints and other documents available at Strong Home-1720 S. 77th Street," Susan I. Strong, correspondence to Bob Puschendorf, Nebraska State Historical Society, January 20, 2010. In Historic Preservation Architect Files.
D. Murphy, “Howard J. Strong Associates, Architects,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, February 27, 2019. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, October 31, 2020.
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