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Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

The Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) provides online resources for the study, interpretation and conservation of architecture, design, landscapes and urbanism worldwide.

SAH Mission Statement

The Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) promotes the study, interpretation and conservation of architecture, design, landscapes and urbanism worldwide for the benefit of all. SAH serves a network of local, national and international institutions and individuals who, by vocation or avocation, focus on the built environment and its role in shaping contemporary life.

SAH public access resources include:

    SAH Archipedia Classic Buildings
    SAH Archipedia Classic Buildings
    is a free online encyclopedia that contains 100 of each state’s most representative buildings as well as teacher guides for using the information in the classroom.

    SAH Newsletter
    The SAH Newsletter provides the latest information about fellowships, grants, publications, and other news and opportunities in the fields of architectural history, architecture, landscapes, design, planning, and preservation.

    Booklists and Exhibition Catalog Lists
    These Booklists and Exhibition Catalog Lists highlight recently published architectural books and related works, as well as exhibition publications.

    SAH Blog and Study Tour Fellow Reports
    SAH offers study day programs in partnership with current exhibitions, collections at museums and other institutions. The SAH Study Tour program is comprised of either 1-day programs at one site both in the US and internationally, or 10-12 day programs that visit non US destinations covering multiple buildings and larger geographic areas.

Additional resources for members of SAH are also available. These include:

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Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

AIA Committee on Design (COD)

AIA Historic Resources Committee (HRC)

AIA Public Architects Committee

AIA Regional and Urban Design Committee (RUDC)

Researching a Building (AIA Historical Directory of American Architects)

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