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Fabulous Finds Friday: Patrick Weishapl Architectural Records

Fabulous Finds Friday: Patrick Weishapl Architectural Records

Welcome to Fabulous Finds Friday!

This week's Fab Find highlight is the papers of architect Patrick Wesihapl (WH2172).

Patrick Joseph Weishapl was born in Nebraska on March 17, 1919. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1949 and worked as an architect in South Bend, Indiana before moving to Denver in 1960. Weishapl worked for various architectural firms including Stearns-Rogers Architects, Fisher & Davis Architects, and Rodney S. Davis Associates before establishing his own practice. He worked on a number of residential and commercial projects. Weishapl died in Evergreen, Colorado on September 14, 2003. The collection contains several of Weishapl

’s plans and sketches, including the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, the Vail Valley Medical Center, Boulder Memorial Hospital, and many residences in the Denver area. Donations to the Western History and Genealogy Department allow us to preserve, record, and make accessible the history of our great state and region. If you or someone you know has material that may be a good fit for our Archives Collection, please don't hesitate to contact us! Email Erin Edwards at eedwards@denverlibrary.org or call 720-864-1810.