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American Architecture


SAH (Society of Architectural Historians) Archipedia Classic Buildings

Boston (Mass.) and Its Neighborhoods: Images.  Donald Altschiller and Ruth Thomas, Boston University Libraries.

Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscapes Survey. Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress.

Ryerson & Burnham Archives, Art Institute of Chicago: Archival Image & Media Collection "...late 19th- and 20th-century American architecture of the Midwest, Chicago School, Prairie School and organic architecture. Included are Edward Bennett, Daniel Burnham, Bruce Goff, Bertrand Goldberg, Ludwig Hilberseimer, Mies van der Rohe, Louis Sullivan, and Frank Lloyd Wright and events such as the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 and the 1933 Century of Progress International Exposition..."

Gottscho-Schleisner Collection, Library of Congress. "...images include interiors and exteriors of homes, stores, offices, factories, historic buildings, and other structures. Subjects are concentrated chiefly in the northeastern United States..."

National Association for Olmsted Parks

Frank Lloyd Wright Trust Digital Image Collection.

Paul Rudolph UMass Dartmouth Projects.

Cities/Buildings Image Database: USA.  Meredith L. Clausen, University of Washington.

Cumulus Image Database. Department of the History of Art and Architecture, Boston University.

Digital Archive of American Architecture. Jeffery Howe, Boston College.From the 17th to the 20th century.

Great Buildings Collection. Artifice, Inc. Scroll down to “American Architecture Timeline."  Entries include discussion, bibliography, and architect information.


Buildings of Massachusetts by Keith N. Morgan; Richard M. Candee; Peter Vanderwarker; Antonina Smith; Naomi Miller; Roger G. Reed
Location: Mugar Library NA735.B7 B85 2009




Buildings of the United States (Series)