Steele, Weinstein & Associates, Architects
William LaBarthe Steele, Jr., Omaha, Nebraska
Alex Weinstein, Omaha, Nebraska
Steele, Weinstein & Associates was organized in 1963.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Omaha, Nebraska, 1964-1969
Lineage of the Firm
1891-1893: Walker, Kimball & Best, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska, and Boston, Massachusetts.
1892-1899: Walker & Kimball, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska, and Boston, Massachusetts.
1900-1928: Thomas Rogers Kimball, Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1928-1945: Kimball, Steele & Sandham, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1946-1956: Steele, Sandham & Steele, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1957-1963: Steele, Sandham & Weinstein Company, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1963-1969: Steele, Weinstein & Associates, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1970-1971: Steele & Associates, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.
1958-1959, 1968-1969: employed Charles H. Morton, draftsman (1958-1959) and associate (1968-1969).
1964-1971: employed Kenneth E. Nelson, associate.
1965-1968: employed Neil Astle as an architect.
Buildings & Projects
e. Steele, Weinstein & Associates were the architects; Charles H. Morton was the principal designer and Astle "was also involved in the design development" while the two were employed with the firm.
1. “Pioneer Omaha Architect Known Best by Buildings,” Omaha World-Herald (April 8, 1967), 19:3.
2. "Behlen Laboratory of Physics," in Kay Logan-Peters, An Architectural Tour of Historic UNL (Lincoln: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, UNL Libraries, 2005) Accessed March 23, 2017. http://historicbuildings.unl.edu/building.php?b=98
3. Neil Astle & Associates, Suite 414, Univac Building, Omaha, Nebraska, 68106, Architecture & Planning, 7100 West Center Road, Telephone 402 393 9788. (Omaha: Neil Astle & Associates, [ca. 1977]). [Individual project booklets and pages in folding box set]
4. Gordon Scholz, University of Nebraska, "Neil Astle at the college," email communications with D. Murphy, Nebraska State Historical Society, March 22-March 26, 2017. Scholz was one of Astle's students at Nebraska, and later worked for him at his Omaha office.
5. Steve Eveans, et al., New Architecture in Nebraska (American Society of Architects, Omaha, Nebraska: 1977).
D. Murphy, “Steele, Weinstein & Associates, Architects,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, March 17, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, May 26, 2020.
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