Lawrence Oren Hunt (1938-1992), Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1965-1976

Lawrence Oren Hunt was born in Omaha, Nebraska on December 7, 1938. He received his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Nebraska in 1963, and two years later went to work for Stanley John How & Associates, Architects. In 1962, Hunt won the Lincoln Homebuilders Award.[2] He was married to Sarah and had one daughter with her. Hunt died in March 1992.[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, 1968, 1970-1976

Educational & Professional Associations

1963: Bachelor of Architecture, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.[2]

1965-1966: architect-in-training, Kirkham, Michael & Associates, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]

1967: architect-in training, Stanley J. How & Associates, Omaha, Nebraska.

1968-1970: draftsman, Stanley John How & Associates, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

1971-1975: architect, Stanley J. How & Associates, Omaha, Nebraska.

1976: vice president, Stanley J. How & Associates, Omaha, Nebraska.

Buildings & Projects

Honors & Awards

1962: Lincoln Homebuilder’s Award.[2]


a. First listing in Omaha, Nebraska, 1965.


1. AIA Historical Directory of American Architects: A Resource Guide to Finding Information About Past Architects, accessed May 18, 2010,

2. American Institute of Architects, comp., American Architects Directory Third Ed. (New York: R. R. Bowker Co., 1970), 432, accessed April 4, 2010,

3. “Hunt,” Omaha Herald (March 4, 1992), 14:4.

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Lawrence Oren Hunt (1938-1992), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, January 12, 2015. Accessed, May 25, 2020.

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