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Photo, Print, Drawing Schopper-Guerrera House, 518 Kuenzli Street, Reno, Washoe County, NV

[ Photos from Survey HABS NV-31  ]

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[ Data Pages from Survey HABS NV-31  ]
[ Photo Captions from Survey HABS NV-31  ]

About this Item

Title

  • Schopper-Guerrera House, 518 Kuenzli Street, Reno, Washoe County, NV

Names

  • Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
  • Schopper, Joseph P
  • Guerrera, Philip
  • Haydon-Shoemaker Southeast Addition
  • Martin, W O'H
  • O'Connell, Elbert W
  • Uccelli, Robert
  • Kautz Environmental Consultants, Inc., contractor
  • Renewable Technologies, Inc., contractor
  • Mires, Peter, project manager
  • Hager, Kristi, photographer
  • Kimball, Monique E., historian

Created / Published

  • Documentation compiled after 1933

Headings

  • -  bungalows
  • -  wooden buildings
  • -  working class
  • -  settlement patterns
  • -  domestic life
  • -  building deterioration
  • -  Nevada--Washoe County--Reno

Notes

  • -  Significance: This building is an example of Reno bungalow architecture, which is representative of a type of housing stock common to Reno. Bungalow style architecture has been described as simple and modest, and this building is representative of one of the simplest forms of bungalow present in the Reno area. Although overall architecturally undistinguished in detail and form, it still embodies the distinctive characteristics of the bungalow style (one story, rectangular massed plan, offset door, offset gable porch, overhanging front-gable roof with rafter ends visible, exterior wood cladding, and one-over-one windows). This building, although in fair to deteriorated condition, still clearly reflects its historical location, design, setting, materials, workmanship, and feeling as a representative entity of a combined commercial and working class residential environment from the 1920s-30s in Reno. This type of residence is a scaled-down version of the popular bungalow style from the early twentieth century, and represents an example of the affordable housing alternative particularly popular for working-class neighborhoods at that time. Based on the above information, this residence was recommended to be eligible for the National Register under Criterion C.
  • -  Survey number: HABS NV-31
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1920 Initial Construction

Medium

  • Photo(s): 5
  • Data Page(s): 13
  • Photo Caption Page(s): 1

Call Number/Physical Location

  • HABS NEV,16-RENO,6-

Source Collection

  • Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Control Number

  • nv0236

Rights Advisory

Online Format

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Chicago citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, Joseph P Schopper, Philip Guerrera, Haydon-Shoemaker Southeast Addition, W O'H Martin, Elbert W O'Connell, Robert Uccelli, et al., Hager, Kristi, photographer. Schopper-Guerrera House, 518 Kuenzli Street, Reno, Washoe County, NV. Washoe County Reno Nevada, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/nv0236/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, C., Schopper, J. P., Guerrera, P., Haydon-Shoemaker Southeast Addition, Martin, W. O., O'Connell, E. W. [...] Kimball, M. E., Hager, K., photographer. (1933) Schopper-Guerrera House, 518 Kuenzli Street, Reno, Washoe County, NV. Washoe County Reno Nevada, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/nv0236/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, et al., photographer by Hager, Kristi. Schopper-Guerrera House, 518 Kuenzli Street, Reno, Washoe County, NV. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/nv0236/>.