J. J. Humphreys, Architect
Not much is known about J.J. Humphreys, other than that he was a member of the Architectural Board for the Trans-Mississippi and International Expostition that was held in Omaha from 1897-1898.[1:134] He was not found in the federal census in Nebraska or Colorado in 1900 or 1910.
Buildings & Projects
Manufactures Building (1898), Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, Omaha, Nebraska.
International Hall (1898), Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, Omaha, Nebraska.
1. James B. Haynes, History of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition of 1898 (Omaha: Committee on History, 1910), 107, 117, 119, 133.
2. “Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition,” Omaha Public Library Website, 1998. Images accessed on July 7, 2003 at <http://www.omaha.lib.ne.us/transmiss/buildings/manufactures.html>
3. “Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition,” Omaha Public Library Website, 1998. Images accessed on July 7, 2003 at <http://www.omaha.lib.ne.us/transmiss/buildings/internationalhall.html>
D. Murphy, “J. J. Humphreys, Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, January 13, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, April 20, 2021.
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