H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook

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Title

H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook

Subject

Architectural drawing

Description

The H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook contains six original architectural drawings and studies dating to 1906 and 1907 and depicting buildings in various parts of Europe. The highly-detailed pencil drawings are on 7.5" x 9.5" sheets which have been separated from the sketchbook binding. Five of the drawings are initialed "HAR," and the last is unsigned.

H. A. Raapke (d. 1959) was an architect in Omaha, Nebraska. He designed the Renaissance Mansion in Omaha, the North Star Theatre in Omaha, and the New Moon Theater in Neligh, Nebraska. He was a member of the American Institute of Architects from 1918 until 1923.

Creator

H. A. Raapke

Source

H. A. Raapke Architectural Drawings, Archives & Special Collections, Criss Library, University of Nebraska at Omaha

Publisher

Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library

Date

1906-1907

Format

JPEG

Type

architectural drawings (visual works)

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Original Format

Pencil on paper.

Physical Dimensions

7.5" x 9.5"

Files

H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook 001
H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook 002
H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook 003
H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook 004
H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook 005
H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook 006

Citation

H. A. Raapke, “H. A. Raapke Architectural Sketchbook,” UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections Online Exhibits, accessed February 4, 2023, https://unomaha.omeka.net/items/show/31.

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