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American Institute of Architects, New York State
Architecture and Interior Design for 20th Century America
"The Gottscho-Schleisner Collection is comprised of over 29,000 images primarily of architectural subjects, including interiors and exteriors of homes, stores, offices, factories, historic buildings, and other structures." Click "Browse collection by subject" to navigate this vast collection more easily. From the Library of Congress.
Architecture Topical Glossary-Tudor History
Brief descriptons of architectural terms from the time of the Tudors in England.
The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT)
"The AAT is a structured vocabulary of around 34,000 concepts, including 131,000 terms, descriptions, bibliographic citations, and other information relating to fine art, architecture, decorative arts, archival materials, and material culture." From the Getty Foundation.
Built in America: Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscapes Survey, 1933-Present
"The collections document achievements in architecture, engineering, and design in the United States and its territories through a comprehensive range of building types and engineering technologies including examples as diverse as the Pueblo of Acoma, houses, windmills, one-room schools, the Golden Gate Bridge, and buildings designed by Frank Lloyd Wright." From the Library of Congress.
Castle Terminology
Here you will find "short definitions for many of the terms associated with medieval castles."
Digital Archive of American Architecture
Collection of digital images and explanatory notes covering American architecture from the 17th century to the 20th. Includes links to other architecture sites on the Web.
Great Buildings Online
Provides images of the world's greatest buildings throughout history with information on their architects, style, and historical context.
House Styles
Articles range from American Foursquare, Arts and Crafts , Bungalows to Victorians. From the magazine Old House Journal.
List of Classical Architecture Terms
Includes building elements, classical orders and types of building. From Wikipedia (please note their disclaimers).
SAH Archipedia Classic Buildings
"Explore authoritative information on over 1400 buildings by location, architect, period and style, building type, materials, and more." Content is from the book series Buildings of the United States. States included are Massachusetts (Metropolitan Boston), Rhode Island, Pennsylvania (Eastern and Western), the District of Columbia, Virginia (Tidewater and Piedmont), West Virginia, Michigan, Iowa, Colorado, Nevada, Alaska, Hawaii and Texas. From the Society of Architectural Historians.
What You Should Know About Architects and Their Services
From the New York State Education Department.
World Architecture News
Architectural news by sector: Arts & Leisure, Big Architecture, Conservation , Education, Hotels, Industrial , Infrastructure, Interiors , Landscape, Master Planning , Offices/Comm, Public Building , Private Housing, Public Housing , Religion, Retail , Sports, Sustainability , Transport, Tall Building , Urban Design. Also includes jobs listings and podcasts.

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