N. C. Curtis (1881-1953)


Curtis, N. C.

Variant Names

Curtis, Nathaniel Cortlandt, Sr.

Personal Information

Birth/Death:    deceased 04/16/1953
Occupation:    American architect
Location (state):    LA; IL

This record has not been verified for accuracy.

AIA Affiliation

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1908-decease
Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) 1938

Biographical Sources

Related Records

Moise H. Goldstein

Archival Holdings

The American Institute of Architects Archives
      Membership file may contain membership application, Fellowship nomination, related correspondence. Contact the AIA Archives at archives@aia.org for further information.

Southeastern Architectural Archive, Tulane University Libraries
      Collection 114. Nathaniel C. Curtis, Sr. Drawings
Drawings by New Orleans architect and educator Nathaniel Cortlandt Curtis, Sr. (1881-1953). Most of the drawings were made as illustrations for Curtis' book New Orleans, Its Old Houses, Shops and Public Buildings (Philadelphia, 1927). Among the drawings is the original map reproduced as a fold-out insert in the volume. A native of Alabama, Curtis headed the Tulane architecture program during its early years. He was also the principal designer and draughtsman for the New Orleans architectural firm of Moise H. Goldstein. For more information, visit http://seaa.tulane.edu