Lester C. Langdon (ca. 1892-1981), Architect
Lester C. Langdon was born circa 1892. He worked in the architectural division of the Corps of Engineers and with The Nance Company, Architects. Langdon retired in 1973. He was married to Fannie, with whom he spent 64 years and had one daughter, Shirley. He was a member of the Omaha Gospel Tabernacle. Langdon died October 22, 1981 in Independence, Missouri at 89 years of age.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Omaha, Nebraska, 1963-1976
Educational & Professional Associations
1955-1962: architect, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]
1963: Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-567; March 2, 1963.
1963-1970: architect, The Nance Company, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1971: retired, Omaha, Nebraska.
1972-1974: architect, The Nance Company, Omaha, Nebraska.
1975-1981: retired, Omaha, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
a. First Omaha directory listing, 1955.
1. “Langdon,” Omaha World-Herald (October 25, 1981), 27D:2.
2. “Professional license results for Lester C. Langdon,” State of Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects website, accessed December 17, 2013, http://www.ea.ne.gov/search/search.php?page=details&lic=A567
D. Murphy, “Lester C. Langdon (ca. 1892-1981), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, February 9, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, April 15, 2021.
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