Warren & Ort, Architects
Edward F. Warren, Lincoln, Nebraska
Jacob Ort, Lincoln, and Wahoo, Nebraska
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Lincoln, Nebraska, 1907
Educational & Professional Associations
Buildings & Projects
a. Lincoln Star reported in June 1906 "Mr. Jacob Ort, who has been engaged in the building and architectural business in Wahoo, Nebraska for many years, has moved to Lincoln and he and Mr. W. [sic] F. Warren, an architect of this city, have formed the firm of Warren & Ort, and will do a general architectural and building business and have offices over the Bank of Commerce." The firm was also mentioned in the Lincoln City directory of 1907.
b. E. F. Warren was listed in the 1907 city directories of both Lincoln, Nebraska and Kansas City, Missouri. An article in a Lincoln newspaper of October, 1907 mentioned him as "a Kansas City architect, who formerly lived in Lincoln..."
1. Notice of formation of firm of Warren & Ort, Lincoln (Nebraska) Star (June 3, 1906), 2.
2. "Interesting Sidelights on Mortgage Transaction," Lincoln (Nebraska) Evening News (October 15, 1907), 8.
3. “Obituary,” Lincoln Journal-Star (April 15, 1917), 2.
D. Murphy & E. F. Zimmer, “Warren & Ort, Architects,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, May 9, 2019. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, May 26, 2020.
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