Celebration of Board Centennial (1921- 2021)
The West Virginia Board of Architects was established by Legislative Act on July 27,1921. In honor of this important milestone, the Board has partnered with the West Virginia Archives to highlight its collection of Cass Gilbert's drawings of the West Virginia Capitol. Pictured above is Library Manager and Assistant Director Debra Basham with John Auge of Auge + Gray + Drake. The Board extends its gratitude to Ms. Basham and Director of the State Archives, Joe Geiger, for their generous contribution of time and research. Cass Gilbert was the 28th architect to be registered in West Virginia during the Board's first year.