Powell, Jesse, Towers (NRIS 100000708)

Address: 1010 Wolfe St., Little Rock, Arkansas. County/parish: Pulaski.

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

From Wikipedia:

Jesse Powell Towers
The Jesse Powell Towers are a residential apartment highrise at 1010 Wolfe Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. Built in 1975, it is a nine-story skyscraper, with a steel frame clad in brick and concrete, housing 169 residential units. It was designed by Stowers & Stowers 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:

  • Stowers, Dan F.
  • Stowers, Dan F. Jr.

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000708

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