Databases of Buildings
Databases of Buildings
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The Great Buildings Collection provides a "gateway to architecture around the world and across history documents a thousand buildings and hundreds of leading architects, with 3D models, photographic images and architectural drawings, commentaries, bibliographies, web links, and more, for famous designers and structures of all kinds."
Chrysler Building by William Van Alen at GreatBuildings
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Funded by the William Penn Foundation, the Philadelphia Architects and Buildings Project (PAB) will bring together the resources of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia, the University of Pennsylvania Architectural Archives, the Philadelphia Historical Commission, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. The database is searchable by project, address, architect, and institution.
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The Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS), from the Library of Congress, documents achievements in architecture, engineering, and design in the United States and its territories through a comprehensive range of building types and engineering technologies. The database is searchable by keyword, subject, and location. Warning: only about 25% of the records for the buildings are complete.
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Beebe Windmill, Bridgehampton, New York. Built in America. Historic blue print.
The Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) and the Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) collections are among the largest and most heavily used in the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. Since 2000, documentation from the Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS) has been added to the holdings. ...
The Cities and Buildings Database from the University of Washington contains more than 5000 images of buildings and cities from around the world.
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The Cities/Buildings Database is a collection of digitized images of buildings and cities drawn from across time and throughout the world, available to students, researchers and educators on the web.
ArchInform includes more than "9000 built and unrealized projects from various architects and planners" and focuses on 20th century architecture. Be careful because some of the information is coming from Wikipedia.