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Architectural History
Images and information on the history of architecture.

Table of Contents:
Architectural History: Excellent Starting Points
Architectural History: Images and History
Architectural History: Architects
Architectural History: Electronic Journals
Architectural History: Professional Associations

Architectural History: Excellent Starting Points
Architecture Web Sites. Jeffery Howe. Boston College
Architects, architecture, image archives, and historical periods.

National Library of the Netherlands. DutchESS. Dutch Electronic Subject Service. Section 21, Art Forms
DutchESS compiles high-quality Internet resources for academic users.  Section 21 includes architecture.


Architectural History: Images and History
Castles of Wales. Jeff Thomas, a member of CADW: Welsh Historic Monuments
Welsh castles and Welsh medieval history.

Digital Archive of American Architecture. Jeffery Howe. Boston College
Architecture in the United States (especially Massachusetts) since the 17th century.

Digital Archive of Architecture. Jeffery Howe. Boston College
An illustrated chronology of architectural history.

Digital Imaging Project, Art Historical Images of European and North American Architecture and Sculpture from Classical Greece to Post-Modern

New York Skyscrapers. One Hundred Years of High-Rises
An outstanding site for NYC architecture. Includes WebCam views of the NYC skyline.


Architectural History: Architects
Olmsted on the Web. Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Massachusetts
Links to the Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site and other sites on this important landscape architect.

Palladio's Italian Villas. Boglewood Corporation
Palladio's work and influence. Includes an annotated bibliography and a timeline of Venice.

Louis Sullivan, The Architect and His Work
The life, work, and influence of Sullivan.

Frank Lloyd Wright Links. Jeffery Howe. Boston College
A gateway to the life and buildings of Wright.

Architectural History: Electronic Journals
Architronic. The Electronic Journal of Architecture. School of Architecture and Environmental Design, Kent State University, Ohio

A refereed journal that explores architectural topics, as well as digital means for architectural communication.

Architectural History: Professional Associations
Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

Commentaries and several bibliographies, including Dissertations on American Architectural History, 1897-1995. Includes American architecture guidebooks. 

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