Parris, Fred W., Towers (NRIS 100000707)

Address: 1800 S. Broadway St., Little Rock, Arkansas. County/parish: Pulaski.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places March 07, 2017.

From Wikipedia:

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...)

Architects:

  • Wittenberg, Delony and Davidson

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000707

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