Thomas Alexander Pressly, Jr.


Pressly, Thomas Alexander

Variant Names

Pressly, Thomas Alexander, Jr.

Personal Information

Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    TX

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AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1964-

Biographical Sources

American Architects Directories:
Address listed in 1970 American Architects Directory
Biographical information:
Contributed by the Alexander Architectural Archive, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas:
Thomas A. Pressly, Jr. was educated at Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia and The University of Texas. From 1961-1986 he was head of the architectural firm Thomas A. Pressly, Jr. A.I.A. in San Antonio. He retired to Ireland as a professional painter. Pressly's art is in many collections including the McNay Art Museum, San Antonio; Arkansas Fine Arts Center, Little Rock; San Antonio Museum of Art; Crawford Museum of Art, Cork, Ireland; Forbes Museum, New York, and private collections throughout the USA, Ireland, England and France. He has been featured in American Artist magazine and Watercolor. Pressly's many affiliations include signature member of the National Watercolor Society, past president of the Texas Watercolor Society, past member of the Board of Directors of San Antonio Arts Council, the Texas Watercolor Society and the San Antonio Chapter of A.I.A.

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Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file may contain membership application, related correspondence. Membership files of living persons are not available. Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.
Alexander Architectural Archive, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas
Thomas A. Pressly, Jr. collection
The Thomas A. Pressly, Jr. collection consists of .5 linear feet of papers, 240 rolls of drawings (approximately 2178 sheets), 31 flat drawings, 43 photographic prints, and 7 volumes of books and serials.
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