Parris, Fred W., Towers (NRIS 100000707)
1800 S. Broadway St.,
Arkansas. County/parish: Pulaski.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
March 07, 2017.
- Fred W. Parris Towers
- The Fred W. Parris Towers are a residential apartment highrise at 1800 South Broadway Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. Built in 1972, it is a fourteen-story skyscraper, with a steel frame clad in masonry, housing 250 residential units. It was designed by Wittenberg, Delony & Davidson for the city as public senior housing, and exemplifies a design principle espoused by Le Corbusier known as the "tower in a park", with a large landscaped green area surrounding the building.The apartments were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000707