Correspondence, photographs and drawings related to architect William Ward Watkin's private practice in Houston, TX, dating from 1914-1950.
Significant projects include the Houston Public Library Building (Julia Ideson Building), F.A. Heitman house, Palmer Chapel, Autry House, Wiess House.

Collections in this community

  • Materials [110]

    Forms part of the Watkin architectural records

Recent Submissions

  • J. Virgil Scott house, Houston, Texas 

    Unknown author (1940)
    Black and white photograph of the J. Virgil Scott house. William Ward Watkin was the supervising architect for the construction of the Rice Institute, and he founded the Department of Architecture for the Institute. He had ...
  • Trinity Church tower, Houston, Texas 

    Unknown author (1940)
    Black and white photograph of the Trinity Church tower. William Ward Watkin was the supervising architect for the construction of the Rice Institute, and he founded the Department of Architecture for the Institute. He had ...
  • Howard Hughes house, Houston, Texas 

    Unknown author (1940)
    Black and white photograph of the Howard Hughes house. William Ward Watkin was the supervising architect for the construction of the Rice Institute, and he founded the Department of Architecture for the Institute. He had ...
  • M. L. Hurwitz house, Houston, Texas 

    Unknown author (1940)
    Black and white photograph of the M. L. Hurwitz house. William Ward Watkin was the supervising architect for the construction of the Rice Institute, and he founded the Department of Architecture for the Institute. He had ...
  • John G. Logue house, Houston, Texas 

    Unknown author (1940)
    Black and white photograph of the John G. Logue house. William Ward Watkin was the supervising architect for the construction of the Rice Institute, and he founded the Department of Architecture for the Institute. He had ...