American Women's History: A Research Guide
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Bibliographies & Indexes

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals. 2d ed. rev. and enl. 15 vols. Columbia University. Avery Architectural Library. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1973. Supp. 1-19, 1973-1998.
Information about the online version of the Avery Index is available from RLG.
The Avery Index is particularly strong in its coverage of U.S. periodical titles, such as state and regional publications.

Doumato, Lamia. Architecture and Women: A Bibliography Documenting Women Architects, Landscape Architects, Designers, Architectural Critics and Writers, and Women in Related Fields Working in the United States. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, vol. 886. New York: Garland, 1988.


Biographical Sources

Biographical Directory of Women in Architecture [online]. Blacksburg, Va.: International Archive of Women in Architecture, Special Collections Department, Virginia Tech, [cited 30 May 2000]. Available from: http://lumiere.lib.vt.edu/iawa_db/.


Associations

Association for Women in Architecture [http://www.awa-la.org/]

Society of Architectural Historians [http://www.sah.org/]


Primary Sources: Archival Collections

International Archive of Women in Architecture: Guide to the Collections [online]. Blacksburg, Va.: International Archive of Women in Architecture, Special Collections Department, Virginia Tech, updated 11 April 2000 [cited 30 May 2000]. Available from: http://spec.lib.vt.edu/iawa/guide.html.


Primary Sources: Digital Collections

Bridgman (Lilian) Photograph Collection, ca. 1881-1940 [online]. In California Heritage Collection. Berkeley: The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, [1998].
Available from: http://www.oac.cdlib.org:80/dynaweb/ead/calher/bridgman/@Generic__BookView;hf=0;cs=default;ts=default.
Includes photographs of homes that Bridgman (1866-1948) designed.

Chicago Architects Oral History Project [online]. Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, updated November 2002 [cited 17 November 2002]. Available from: http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/caohp/.
Includes transcripts of interviews with Mary Ann Crawford and Gertrude Lempp Kerbis.

Imagebase [online]. Blacksburg: University Libraries, Virginia Tech, [cited 15 November 2002]. Available from: http://imagebase.lib.vt.edu/.
Select "Browse," then "IAWA images" for access to over 700 images from the International Archive of Women in Architecture.

Julia Morgan Architectural Drawings, 1907-1929 [online]. Bancroft Library. Available from: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/tf7t1nb2q1.



American Women's History: A Research Guide

Ken Middleton
kmiddlet@frank.mtsu.edu
Middle Tennessee State Univ. Library
Murfreesboro, TN 37132