Robert Charles Dawson (1930-2014), Architect
Robert Charles Dawson was born in Sioux City, Iowa on May 26, 1930. In 1956, he earned his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Nebraska, where he had joined the fraternity Sigma Chi. Dawson then went to work for Sargent, Websterm Crenshaw & Folley in Watertown, New York; he later worked in San Juan, Puerto Rico as a project architect for the firm.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Lincoln, Nebraska, 1966-2000
Educational & Professional Associations
1956: Bachelor of Architecture, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.
____: Sargent, Websterm Crenshaw & Folley, Watertown, New York and San Juan, Puerto Rico.
1966: Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-754; December 17, 1966.
Buildings & Projects
Reimers Kaufman Building (1967), Lincoln, Nebraska.
Nebr. Home for Children Housing (1968), Lincoln, Nebraska.
Apartment Building 1724 L St. (1968), Lincoln, Nebraska.
Physical Education Building, Doane College (1969), Crete, Nebraska.
Physical Education & Art Department Building, Hastings College (1969), Hastings, Nebraska.
1. “Professional license results for Robert Charles Dawson,” Nebraska State Board of Engineers and Architects Website, accessed April 1, 2003, <http://www.ea.state.ne.us/search/search.cgi>
2. American Institute of Architects, comp., "American Architects Directory", Third Ed. (New York: R. R. Bowker Co., 1970), 209, accessed April 4, 2010, http://communities.aia.org/sites/hdoaa/wiki/Wiki%20Pages/1970%20American%20Architects%20Directory.aspx
3. Obituary, Lincoln Journal Star (April 29, 2014), B3.
D. Murphy, “Robert Charles Dawson (1930-2014), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, March 25, 2003. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, March 31, 2020.
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