Locke, Miner & Smith

Wendell Locke

Wendell Locke

Bio:

Principals Darrell Miner and Wendell Locke were both born in Kansas, both graduated from OSU in the early 1950s, and both worked for large firms before deciding to form a partnership in 1962.  Together and separately, the pair designed some pretty fantastic buildings in Bethany and throughout the state.

Firms:

Locke, Miner & Smith, 1962-1966
Darrell Miner, 1966-1969
Miner-Girardy, 1969-?
Locke, Wright & Foster, 1966-?

Projects in OK:

Bethany Fire Station, Bethany
Bethany Public Library, Bethany
Western Village Elementary School, OKC
Library, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford
Bethany Police Station, Bethany
Cashion School, Cashion
Ada High School, Ada

 

(photo from the OPUBCO collection at the Oklahoma History Center)